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Definition of Uncle


  1. An eldery man; -- used chiefly as a kindly or familiar appellation.
  2. The brother of one's father or mother; also applied to an aunt's husband; -- the correlative of aunt in sex, and of nephew and niece in relationship.
  3. A pawnbroker.
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Uncle Translations

uncle in Danish is onkel
uncle in Dutch is oom
uncle in French is oncle
uncle in German is Onkel
uncle in Italian is zio
uncle in Norwegian is onkel
uncle in Portuguese is tio
uncle in Swedish is morbror, farbror, onkel