nieto

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Etymology[edit]

Derived in masculine from the feminine nieta, from Vulgar Latin *nepta, from Latin neptis "granddaughter", related to nepos "grandson, granddaughter, nephew" (compare French neveu "nephew", Italian nipote "grandchild, nephew, niece", Portuguese neto "grandson", Romanian nepot "grandson, nephew"). See also niece and nephew.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnjeto/, [ˈnjet̪o]

Noun[edit]

nieto m (plural nietos, feminine nieta, feminine plural nietas)

  1. grandchild; grandson

Usage notes[edit]

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