Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Cousin"

The meaning of "Cousin" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does cousin mean?
A: When your mother or father has a sibling, (Aunt or Uncle) their children are your cousins.
Q: What does He is my cousin twice removed. mean?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: What does cousin mean?
A: your uncle/aunt's child.
Your uncle is your mom/dad brother.
Your aunt is your mom/dad sister.
Q: What does second cousins once removed mean?
A: Imagine that you get married and your sister gets married. Each of you have a child. Those children are cousins to each other (they are first cousins, but we usually just say cousins). When those children grow up and have babies, their children (your grandchildren) are second cousins to each other (second generation of cousins). If the generations are not equal (for instance, your child and your sister's grandchild), they are cousins once removed. It gets a little complicated.
Q: What does stoked .... (Dog/house sitting for my cousin 😂 his dog is so stoked) mean?
A: excited

Example sentences using "Cousin"

Q: Please show me example sentences with cousin.
A: My mother’s sister’s children are my first cousins.
Q: Please show me example sentences with cousin.
A: My cousin is a boy
My cousin likes apples
I have 2 cousins
I have a baby cousin

Synonyms of "Cousin" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between He's a cousin of the Queen. and He's a cousin of the Queen's. ?
A: “He’s a cousin of the Queen” sounds more natural.

“He’s a cousin of the Queen’s” sounds as though the speaker is going continue the sentence naming a family member the person is a cousin of (example - the Queen’s sister)
Q: What is the difference between cousin and relatives ?
A: cousin: your aunt or uncle have child and you say "cousin". However, relatives are all your family member.
Q: What is the difference between cousin and nephew ?
A: A cousin is your uncle/aunts child. A nephew is your sister/bothers son. My aunt has a daughter, that daughter is my cousin. My sister had a baby boy, he is my nephew.
Q: What is the difference between cousin and cousin sister/brother ?
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Q: What is the difference between cousin and relative ?
A: A cousin is one type of relative. A relative can be a cousin, aunt, uncle, grandmother, etc.

Translations of "Cousin"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 사촌은 cousins 입니다
fourth cousins은 누구를 말하나요?
10촌이라고 알고 있는데 왜 fourth 인가요?
그리고 모두 촌수를 구별해서 부르나요?
A: 제 생각에는 A과 B가 fourth cousins 이라면 A의 할머니나 할아버지와 B의 할머니나 할아버지가 같은 증조부를 있어요. 영어로 "촌"은 한국어보다 달라요. 여긴 fourth 외냐하면 영어로 first cousin은 사촌이에요. 그리고 second cousin은 부모의 first cousin의 아이예요. 그래서 fourth cousin들은 같은 3번째 증조보 있어요.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? first cousins/second cousins
what is the difference ?
A: Yup that’s right!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? your cousin wants to borrow your bicycle but you need it then how do you refuse your cousin request?
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? my cousin got married ,how should I call her husband?
A: Do you mean, "What should I call her husband?" In the US, much less attention is given to honorifics. Most likely, here at least, you could call him by his first name, if you both are comfortable being on a first name basis. Otherwise, Mr. [Lastname]

Other questions about "Cousin"

Q: A:Is that your cousin ?
B:I don't know. It looks like him.
A:Why don't you go and take a closer look ?
B:I think I will. does this sound natural?
A: @Isoroku1996 Perfect.
Q: can cousins marry each other in USA?
A: Strangely yes. I think so, like with 2nd or 3rd cousin. I could be wrong Lol.
Q: I hate when my cousin is playing with clay and starts to dirt me with it. does this sound natural?
A: "I hate when my cousin is playing with clay and starts to dirty me with it." is better.

You could also say "I hate when my cousin plays with clay and gets me dirty with it." :)
Q: Unusually, I have had Italian and Korean cousins during this business trip in Japan.
does this sound natural?
A: Do you mean you've "met" Italian and Korean "people"? The words "had" and "cousins" confuse me.

You might also mean "cuisine", in which case it would sound alright.
Q: Q1: How do I call my cousin's son? My nephew or my first cousin once removed?
Q2: How do you differentiate between different "cousin"s, for example, male or female, younger or older, on your mother or father's side? Just by your knowledge or context? I ask this question because in Chinese we have specific words for all of them, which I find hard to translate into English.
Thank you for answering my questions.
A: 1. Your first cousin once removed. If it's your second cousin's son, it's your second cousin once removed.

2. You have to look at context. In Vietnamese, we also have a lot of words for different kinds of cousins, but in English, it's just "cousin". However, you can make it more specific by saying "baby cousin", "younger cousin", "older cousin".

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