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NIECE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does niece mean? 

NIECE (noun)
  The noun NIECE has 1 sense:

1. a daughter of your brother or sister

  Familiarity information: NIECE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


NIECE (noun)


Sense 1niece [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A daughter of your brother or sister

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("niece" is a kind of...):

kinswoman (a female relative)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "niece"):

grandniece; great-niece (a daughter of your niece or nephew)

Antonym:

nephew (a son of your brother or sister)


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