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See also: daje
Either from Ottoman Turkish, or possibly from *darë (cf. mbaj, bie), from Proto-Indo-European *dayh₂wḗr 'husband's brother'. Cognate to Greek δαέρ (daér), Lithuanian dieveris,, Latin lévir, Old Frisian tāker (“husband's brother”).
- uncle (brother of someone’s mother)