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uncle

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈʌŋ.kl̩/
A2 the brother of someone's mother or father, or the husband of someone's aunt or uncle: I've got several uncles and aunts. We invited my Uncle Steve round. [as form of address] Did you bring me a present, Uncle Jack? Indian English any male adult that you know who is older than you: John Uncle
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en árabe عَمّ, خال…
en coreano 삼촌, 아저씨…
in Malaysian pakcik…
en francés oncle…
en turco amca, dayı…
en italiano zio…
en chino (tradicionál) 舅父, 伯父, 叔父…
en ruso дядя…
en polaco wujek, wuj…
in Vietnamese chú, bác, cậu…
en español tío…
en portugués tio…
in Thai ลุง…
en alemán der Onkel…
en catalán oncle…
en japonés おじ, おじさん…
in Indonesian paman…
en chino (simplificado) 舅父, 伯父, 叔父…
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