neph·ew / ˈnefyoō/ • n. a son of one's brother or sister, or of one's brother-in-law or sister-in-law. ORIGIN: Middle English: from Old French neveu, from Latin nepos ‘grandson, nephew,’ from an Indo-European root shared by Dutch neef and German Neffe.
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