2 Replies ・ Started by Skuller at 2017-07-06 05:33:00 UTC ・ Last reply by Leebo at 2017-07-07 05:44:38 UTC

近親 & 遠親

I know that the word 近親 means close relative but can we also say 遠親 for the not so close relative?

jakobd2 at 2017-07-06 11:20:43 UTC

Step 1: Look up 遠親 in a dictionary.
Step 2: No entries found.
Step 3: No you can't use that word.

Leebo at 2017-07-07 05:44:38 UTC

The antonym is 遠戚 (えんせき)

I typed 近親 反対語 into google.

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