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clan

clan

 
pronunciation:
klaen
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a group among the Scottish people that is made up of families with a common ancestor.
synonyms:
family
similar words:
dynasty, pedigree, tribe
definition 2: a group of people from the same family.
The Smith clan got together at the beach last summer.
synonyms:
family, kin
similar words:
circle, relatives, tribe