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{adj: half} (of siblings) related through one parent only
"a half brother"
"half sister"
<-> whole

{n: Edward the Martyr, Saint Edward the Martyr, St. Edward the Martyr} King of England who was a son of Edgar; he was challenged for the throne by supporters of his half-brother Ethelred II who eventually murdered him (963-978)

{n: Ethelred, Ethelred II, Ethelred the Unready} king of the English who succeeded to the throne after his half-brother Edward the Martyr was murdered; he struggled unsuccessfully against the invading Danes (969-1016)

{n: Scripps, Edward Wyllis Scripps} United States newspaper publisher who founded an important press association; half-brother of James Edmund Scripps (1854-1926)

{n: Scripps, James Edmund Scripps} United States newspaper publisher and half-brother of Edward Wyllis Scripps (1835-1908)

{n: stepbrother, half-brother, half brother} a son of your stepparent by a former marriage

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