What do you call your cousins that aren't direct cousins?

Answer In the English language, there is no relationship call "direct cousin."There are "close cousins" and "distant cousins," but the definitions of each are unclear.Then there are more specific terms, s... Read More »

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What relations is a first cousins daughter to his first cousins son?

Your cousin's daughter may be someone's niece but she is not your niece. Your first cousin's daughter is your first cousin, once removed. Your second cousins' daughter is your second cousin, once... Read More »

Are first cousins once removed the same as great cousins?

The term 'great cousin' is not one used in genealogy. You only have great cousins if you have wonderful cousins!

What does double first cousins double second cousins and cousins once removed mean?

Double first cousins arise when two siblings reproduce with another set of siblings and the resulting children are related to each other through both parents' families. Double first cousins share b... Read More »

Are your parents' first cousins your second cousins?

Your parent's first cousins are your "first cousins once removed".When referring to cousins, the number indicates (first, second etc) indicates the number of generations since you had a common ance... Read More »