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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English _aunte_, from Anglo-Norman _aunte_, from Old French _ante_, from Latin _amita_ (“father's sister”). Displaced native Middle English _modrie_ (“aunt”) (from Old English _mōdriġe_ (“maternal aunt”); compare Old English _faþu, faþe_ (“paternal aunt”)).

From Middle English aunte, from Anglo-Norman aunte, from Old French ante, from Latin amita (father's sister). Displaced native Middle English modrie (aunt) (from Old English mōdriġe (maternal aunt); compare Old English faþu, faþe (paternal aunt)).

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English - Pronunciation

* enPR: änt, IPA(key): /ɑ(ː)nt/ (in the Received Pronunciation of the UK; in Australia; in the US, New England and Virginia, where it is the most common pronunciation) * Rhymes: -ɑːnt * Homophone: aren't (in some non-rhotic accents) * enPR: ănt, IPA(key): /ænt/ (in the northern UK; in Canada; in the US, where it is the most common pronunciation in all regions except New England and Virginia) * Rhymes: -ænt * Homophone: ant * IPA(key): /ɒnt/ (in the Maritime provinces of Canada) * enPR: ônt, IPA(key): /ɔnt/ (in the US, primarily in New England) * IPA(key): /ptɪnt/ (in the Southern US) * Homophone: ain't

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

AUNT (_plural_ AUNTS) * A sister or sister-in-law of someone’s parent. * 2007, Nancy Eshelman, _A Piece of My Mind: Columns from the Patriot-News_, page 35: I mentioned another AUNT, my late mother's sister, who's about the same age. * (_also_ great-aunt _or_ grandaunt) A person's grandparent's sister or sister-in-law. * (_usually_ auntie) A grandmother. * An affectionate term for a woman of an older generation than oneself, especially a friend of one's parents, by means of fictive kin. ANTONYMS * (with regard to gender) uncle * (with regard to ancestry) niece, nephew HYPONYMS * (sister of someone's father) paternal aunt * (sister of someone's mother) maternal aunt DERIVED TERMS * Auntie * auntie, aunty * aunting * agony aunt * big auntie * great-aunt * grandaunt * little auntie * mine aunt * naunt TRANSLATIONS Several languages distinguish between blood aunts (one’s parent’s sister) and _in-law_ aunts (one’s parent’s sister-in-law), some distinguish between paternal and maternal aunts, and some distinguish between one’s parent’s older siblings and younger siblings.

aunt (plural aunts)

  1. A sister or sister-in-law of someone’s parent.
  2. (also great-aunt or grandaunt) A person's grandparent's sister or sister-in-law.
  3. (usually auntie) A grandmother.
  4. An affectionate term for a woman of an older generation than oneself, especially a friend of one's parents, by means of fictive kin.

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Several languages distinguish between blood aunts (one’s parent’s sister) and in-law aunts (one’s parent’s sister-in-law), some distinguish between paternal and maternal aunts, and some distinguish between one’s parent’s older siblings and younger siblings.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - SEE ALSO
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English - See Also

* materteral

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* tuna

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English - References

* ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 The Dialect Survey of US pronunciations

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 The Dialect Survey of US pronunciations


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