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aunt

noun [C]
 
 
/ɑːnt/ ( also auntie, aunty,
 
/ˈɑːnti/
 
)
A2 the sister of your mother or father, or the wife of your uncle →  See also agony aunt Family relations in general
Translations of “aunt”
in Korean 고모, 숙모, 이모…
in Arabic خالة, عَمّة…
in French tante…
in Turkish teyze, hala…
in Italian zia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 姑母, 姨母, 嬸嬸…
in Russian тетя…
in Polish ciocia, ciotka…
in Spanish tía…
in Portuguese tia…
in German die Tante…
in Catalan tia…
in Japanese おば(父母の姉妹、おじの妻)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 姑母, 姨母, 婶婶…
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