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* Many speakers distinguish {{term||בן־דוד|uncle's son|lang=he|tr=ben-dod}} from {{term|בן־דודה||aunt's son|lang=he|tr=ben-doda}}, depending whether the relationship is on the cousin's father's side or his mother's side; many others, however, use {{term||בן־דוד|cousin|lang=he|tr=ben-dod}} for both cases.
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* Many speakers distinguish {{term||בן־דוד|uncle's son|lang=he|tr=ben-dod}}, from {{term|בן־דודה||aunt's son|lang=he|tr=ben-doda}}, depending whether the relationship is on the cousin's father's side or his mother's side; many others, however, use {{term||בן־דוד|cousin|lang=he|tr=ben-dod}} for both cases.

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Hebrew

Noun

בן־דוד (ben-dodm (plural בני־דודים)

  1. A (male) cousin.
  2. (specifically) The son of an uncle.

Usage notes

  • Many speakers distinguish בן־דוד (ben-dod, uncle's son), from בן־דודה (ben-doda, aunt's son), depending whether the relationship is on the cousin's father's side or his mother's side; many others, however, use בן־דוד (ben-dod, cousin) for both cases.