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aunt

noun [C] uk   /ɑːnt/ us    /ænt/ ( informal auntie, aunty)
A2 the sister of someone's father or mother, or the wife of someone's uncle or aunt: I have an aunt in Australia. This is my Aunt Camille. [as form of address] Do you want some tea, Aunt Alice?
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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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