morbror

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse móðurbróðir, equivalent to mor (mother) +‎ bror (brother).

Noun[edit]

morbror

  1. maternal uncle; one's mother's brother

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse móðurbróðir, corresponding to mor +‎ bror.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmʊrˌbrʊr/, /ˈmʊrbrʊr/
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Noun[edit]

morbror c

  1. maternal uncle

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