kind (n.) Old form(s): kinde
breed, lineage, stock, family
MND IV.i.118[Theseus to Hippolyta] My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind
Per V.i.67[Lysimachus to Helicanus, of Marina] She's such a one that ... / Came of a gentle kind
R2 IV.i.141[Bishop of Carlisle to all] tumultuous wars / Shall kin with kin, and kind with kind, confound
TG II.iii.2[Launce alone, of weeping] all the kind of the Launces have this very fault
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