nuncle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rebracketing of phrases an uncle, mine uncle, thine uncle, etc. Compare neam and naunt.

Noun[edit]

nuncle (plural nuncles)

  1. (archaic or dialectal) uncle

Verb[edit]

nuncle (third-person singular simple present nuncles, present participle nuncling, simple past and past participle nuncled)

  1. to blench; cheat; deceive

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