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What do you call someone who is easy to relate to? For example, someone who has been through something you have been through, like similar life experiences.

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or, maybe we can say, 'soul-mate'? :) – karthik Feb 28 '12 at 8:56
Please can you give us a few example sentences where you would use this word? More context will make it easier for us to help you. – Matt E. Эллен Feb 28 '12 at 10:28

Do you mean someone with whom you have good camaraderie? Someone whom you find it especially easy to relate to; Or are you describing someone who is generally an all-round popular guy, who makes friends easy, and is easy to be friends with?

If it is someone whom you personally can relate to, you could try "Kindred spirit"

If it's someone who can easily relate to everyone, you could try "Sociable?" "Outgoing?"

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+1 for kindred spirit. – Mehper C. Palavuzlar Feb 28 '12 at 13:19
Kindred spirit is good. What about fellow traveler? Or maybe soul sister / soul brother? – incandescentman Jan 24 '14 at 9:26

Someone who is easy to relate to could be a relatable or personable person.

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+1 for relatable. – GreenAsJade Jun 15 '14 at 11:04

Gregarious perhaps?

gre·gar·i·ous  fond of the company of others; sociable.

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