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"niece" in British English

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niecenoun [C]

uk   us   /niːs/
B1 a ​daughter of ​yourbrother or ​sister, or a ​daughter of ​your husband's or wife's ​brother or ​sister
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(Definition of niece from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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niecenoun [C]

 us   /nis/
a ​daughter of someone’s ​brother or ​sister, or a ​daughter of someone’s husband’s or wife’s ​brother or ​sister
(Definition of niece from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “niece”
in Arabic اِبْنة الأخّ أو الأُخْت…
in Korean (여자)조카…
in Portuguese sobrinha…
in Catalan neboda…
in Japanese 姪(めい)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 侄女, 外甥女…
in Turkish kız yeğen…
in Russian племянница…
in Chinese (Traditional) 侄女, 外甥女…
in Italian nipote (di zii) (f)…
in Polish bratanica, siostrzenica…
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