Born with another; being of the same birth.
- Existing at birth or from the beginning; inborn or inherent.
- Originating at the same time; related.
- Being in close accord or sympathy; congenial: "In the wilderness, I find something more dear and connate than in streets and villages” ( Ralph Waldo Emerson).
- Biology Joined or united with a structure of the same kind, as sepals or petals.
- Geology Trapped in sediment or rock at the time of deposition: connate water.