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nephew

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈnefjuː/
B1 the son of your brother or sister, or the son of your husband's or wife's brother or sisterFamily relations in general
Translations of “nephew”
in Arabic اِبْن الأَخّ أَو الأُخْت…
in Korean (남자) 조카…
in Malaysian anak saudara, anak buah lelaki…
in French neveu, nièce…
in Turkish erkek yeğen…
in Italian nipote (di zii) (m)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 侄子, 外甥…
in Russian племянник…
in Polish bratanek, siostrzeniec…
in Vietnamese cháu trai…
in Spanish sobrino, sobrina…
in Portuguese sobrinho…
in Thai หลานชาย…
in German der Neffe, die Nichte…
in Catalan nebot…
in Japanese 甥(おい)…
in Indonesian kemenakan laki-laki…
in Chinese (Simplified) 侄子, 外甥…
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