half brother


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half brother

n.
A brother to whom one is biologically related through one parent only.

half′ broth`er


n.
a male sibling related through one parent only.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.half brother - a brother who has only one parent in common with you
blood brother, brother - a male with the same parents as someone else; "my brother still lives with our parents"
Translations
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halvbroderhalvbror
References in classic literature ?
She saw Ali ben Kadin, The Sheik's half brother, squatted upon a rug, smoking.
he was therefore half brother to Nausithous, half uncle to King Alcinous, and half great uncle to Nausicaa.
JHud's half brother, who shares her father, has been arrested for allegedly repeatedly stabbing a love rival in the face.
WORCESTER - A Northbridge man has been indicted on charges stemming from the accidental shooting death of his 20-year-old half brother.
Q My 33-year-old son from my first marriage persuaded a 36-year-old ex-girlfriend of his to have sex with his half brother on his 18th birthday.
Michael says he is desperate to find his half brother and grandparents and hopes someone in Wales will have key information about them.
Aintree Grand National form is represented by an Oscar half brother to Lord Atterbury, who was third in the race in 2004.
Executed Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's half brother and the former head of Iraq's Revolutionary Court were hanged before dawn Monday, the Associated Press reported from Baghdad, quoting Prosecutor Munqith al-Faroon.
A man whose sister was murdered in a 'botched' gangland shooting accused his half brother of covering up for the killers, a court heard yesterday.