Collateral Relatives

Some articles on relative, collateral, collateral relatives:

Family - Kinship Terminology - Western Kinship
... based on conjugal (or nuclear) families, where nuclear families have a degree of relative mobility ... (former) nuclear family may class as lineal or as collateral ... a parent's mother Grandson a child's son Granddaughter a child's daughter For collateral relatives, more classificatory terms come into play, terms that do not build ...

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    The poor in bustling towns aren’t called upon, but the rich deep in the mountains have relatives visiting them from afar.
    Chinese proverb.