Definition of Great-nephew

1. Noun. A son of your niece or nephew.

Exact synonyms: Grandnephew
Generic synonyms: Nephew



Definition of Great-nephew

1. Noun. Grandson of one's sibling or sibling's spouse, son of one’s nephew or niece, one's sibling's child's male child. ¹

2. Noun. One's son’s or daughter's nephew. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Great-nephew

great-great-grandsons
great-great-great-grandchild
great-great-great-grandfather
great-great-great-grandfathers
great-great-great-great-grandchild
great-great-great-great-grandfather
great-great-great-great-grandfathers
great-great-great-great-great-grandchild
great-great-great-great-great-grandfather
great-great-great-great-great-grandfathers
great-great-great-great-great-great-grandfather
great-great-great-great-great-great-grandfathers
great-hearted
great-heartedness
great-leaved macrophylla
great-nephew (current term)
great-nephews
great-niece
great-pox
great-spotted-woodpecker
great-tit
great-toe reflex
great-uncle
great-uncles
great Scott
great Solomon's-seal
great St John's wort
great alveolar cells
great anastomotic artery

Literary usage of Great-nephew

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1. The Antiquary (1873)
"It has upon it two recumbent effigies, namely, those of Sir Thomas and Lady Wykeham, the great nephew and niece of William of Wykeham, whose heiress, ..."

2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1826)
"His Lordship then states that, upon the marriage of his great nephew, Win. Keppel Barrington, with the Hon. Jane-Eliz. Lid- del, (laughter of Thomas-Henry ..."

3. The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography: Being the History of the by James Terry White (1895)
"His great-nephew, Peyton Randolph, born at Williamsburg, Va., in 1779, was a son of Edmund Randolph, and long clerk of the Virginia supreme court, ..."

4. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery: During by Great Britain Court of Chancery, Edward Thurlow Thurlow, Alexander Wedderburn Rosslyn, Jonathan Cogswell Perkins (1845)
"The Answer of Thomas Brailsford the younger, the [* 371] great nephew of the testator ... The person to contend that is Thomas Brailsford, the great nephew, ..."

5. Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century.: Consisting by John Nichols (1828)
"His Lordship then states that, upon the marriage of his great nephew, William Keppel Barrington, with the Honourable Jane-Elizabeth ..."

6. The Decline of the Roman Republic by George Long (1874)
"C. Octavius, Caesar's great nephew, was residing at Apollonia in Illyricum, where he was prosecuting his studies and waiting to accompany the Dictator to ..."

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