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Alternative clues for the word niece

Caroline Schlossberg, to Ted Kennedy

Part of a family tree


One of the family

Family girl

Family reunion member

Agnes, to Cecil B.

One of the clan

Reunion attendee

Family relation

Bridget Fonda, to Jane

One in the family

Dorothy, to Em

Heiress, maybe

Aunt's little girl


Nonnuclear family member

Cressida, to Pandarus

Girl in the family

Nephew's sister

Medea, to Circe

Daughter of a sister, perhaps

Potential heiress

Flower girl, sometimes

Uncle's heir, perhaps

One who says “uncle”

One who cries "Uncle!"?

Many a goddaughter

Eleanor Roosevelt, to Teddy

Morticia, to Fester, on "The Addams Family"

Splinter, to Woody Woodpecker

Wedding flower girl, maybe

Actress Emma Roberts, to Julia Roberts

Salome, to Herod Antipas

Beatrice, to Leonato, in "Much Ado About Nothing"

Certain flower girl

Wedding invitee

Relative of 26-Across

Lisa Simpson, to Patty or Selma

Uncle's special little girl

Sister's daughter

Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, to J.F.K.

Caroline Kennedy, to Ted

Many a flower girl

Many an heiress

Part of an extended family

Aunt's girl


One who may be grand?

Clan female

Aunt and uncle's little girl

Lisa, to Patty and Selma, on "The Simpsons"

Certain heiress

Eleanor Roosevelt, to Theodore

A daughter of your brother or sister

One who says

Amy, to Billy

She's more than nice


Elizabeth II, to Edward VIII

Brother's daughter

Electra, to Menelaus

Princess Anne, to Princess Margaret

Dorothy Gale, to Em

Beatrice, to Leonato

Female relative

Sibling's daughter

Sister's daughter, e.g.

Houghton, to Hepburn

Family member

Caroline, to E.M.K.

A relative

Maria, to Ted

Caroline, to Sen. Kennedy

Amy Carter, to Billy

Caroline, to Ted

One's brother's daughter

Caroline, to Ted Kennedy

Whitney, to Dionne

A family-tree apple

Princess Anne, to Margaret

Nephew's sib

Brother's child

Caroline, to Edward Kennedy

Caroline, to Teddy

Sister's child

Iphigenia, to Menelaus

Brother's daughter, e.g.

Austen's Jane Fairfax, for one

Word definitions for niece in dictionaries

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
noun COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS ■ ADJECTIVE old ▪ I spent a half-hour recently putting together the ultimate birthday gift for my 5-year-#old niece . EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS ▪ As they moved towards the next tee she nodded towards her niece . ▪ For one, Chilcott...

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Niece \Niece\ (n[=e]s), n. [OE. nece, F. ni[`e]ce, LL. neptia, for L. neptis a granddaughter, niece, akin to nepos. See Nephew .] A relative, in general; especially, a descendant, whether male or female; a granddaughter or a grandson. [Obs.] --B. Jonson....

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. A daughter of someone’s sibling, brother-in-law, or sister-in-law; either the daughter of one's brother ("fraternal niece"), or of one's sister ("sororal niece").

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
c.1300, from Old French niece "niece, granddaughter" (12c., Modern French nièce ), earlier niepce , from Latin neptia (also source of Portuguese neta , Spanish nieta ), a more decidedly feminine form of neptis "granddaughter," in Late Latin "niece," fem....

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. a daughter of your brother or sister [ant: nephew ]

Usage examples of niece.

CHAPTER IV I receive the minor orders from the patriarch of Venice--I get acquainted with Senator Malipiero, with Therese Imer, with the niece of the Curate, with Madame Orio, with Nanette and Marton, and with the Cavamacchia--I become a preacher--my adventure with Lucie at Pasean A rendezvous on the third story.

I could kiss neither of them, since one passed for my niece, and my sense of humanity would not allow me to treat Marcoline as my mistress in the presence of an unfortunate brother who adored her, and had never obtained the least favour from her.

Among the candidates was Lolita Pulido, the niece of Don Juan Alcazar, a gentle, coquettish fourteen, very different from her cousin Carlos.

Besides, she had been sending him love notes for a year through her chaperone, which he had not answered, partly out of shyness but also because he had wanted to stay as far away as possible from any member of the Alcazar family, even a niece.

Sir Alec, Lady Kylith of Rhiminee, and her niece, Lady Ysmay of Orutan.

My niece and Marcoline thought themselves the best friends in the world, and could not bear my telling them that their amorous sports were the only reason for their attachment.

Mrs Ascher, her struggles, her support of her German husband, the devotion of her niece.

Griffen, the eminent industrialist, and niece of noted authoress Laura Chase, was found dead in her Church St.

I told the aunt that I found her niece so pretty that I would renounce my bachelorhood if I could find such a mate.

I soon made myself at home with her, and found out, when she began to talk, that she was neither a widow nor the niece of the Pope.

As the girl, by whose beauty I was struck, did not understand the game, I offered her a seat by the fire, asking her to grant me the honour of keeping her company, whereupon the elderly woman who had brought her began to laugh, and said I should have some difficulty in getting her niece to talk about anything, adding, in a polite manner, that she hoped I would be lenient with her as she had only just left a convent.

I escorted my niece into her room, and begged her to go to bed without troubling about me, and so saying I took up the paper and began to read it.

Shortly after my niece came in, and seeing me talking and laughing with the two girls began to examine the new-comer.

The conversation, as well as the pretty eyes of the niece, began to interest me, but fortunately the uncle put an end to it by begging me to follow him.

I took the opportunity, and begged leave of the aunt to give her and her niece a dozen pair apiece.