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  • n. Alternative spelling of half brother.

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Examples

  • She had received a call a few minutes earlier from her halfbrother, John.

    This Family of Mine

  • I call you my halfbrother because you in your soberer otiumic moments remind me deeply of my natural saywhen brothel in feed, hop and jollity, S.H. Devitt, that benighted irismaimed, who is tearly belaboured by Sydney and Alibany. —

    Finnegans Wake

  • Q there's skepticism that this person is his halfbrother, is that true?

    Press Briefing By Dee Dee Myers

  • John Hargreaves, eight, and his halfbrother Jordan Swift, 14, died after they became trapped in a top-floor bedroom while Jordan's 19-year-old sister, Carly, also died after she dashed back into the house in the hope of saving the boys.

    Home | Mail Online

  • Why was the internet buzzing with bloggers saying they always knew he was the same strain of scum as his halfbrother who murdered a black teenager?

    mirror.co.uk - Home

  • A banker†™ s banker, Mr. Sarkozy, the halfbrother of the French president, brokered transactions as joint global head of

    DealBook

  • Is that Yoda’s angry steroid addict halfbrother Cain Marco Yoda????

    EXTRALIFE – By Scott Johnson - Sketch a Day: 01-14-2008

  • Two days ago I was sixteen years old and I would have believed it too, but today I’ve killed my halfbrother with my own hands.

    Tours of the Black Clock

  • You'll be free of Solace, free of entanglements "- she cast a narrow-eyed glance in the direction of Tanis's tent, then looked back to her halfbrother -

    The Soulforge

  • But I have written to Amy’s halfbrother and asked him to go and make sure the jury do their best to discover the facts, and I have written to the foreman of the jury and begged him to name whoever did it, whoever it may be, without fear or favor.

    The Virgin's Lover

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