oncle

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Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal [Term?], from Vulgar Latin *(av)unclus, from Latin avunculus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂euh₂-n-tlo, diminutive of *h₂ewh₂-n-, enlargement of *h₂ewh₂o-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern) IPA(key): /ˈonkɫə/
  • (Western) IPA(key): /ˈonkɫe/

Noun[edit]

oncle m ‎(plural oncles)

  1. uncle

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French oncle, from Old French oncle, from Vulgar Latin (av)unclus, from Latin avunculus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂euh₂-n-tlo, diminutive of *h₂ewh₂-n-, enlargement of *h₂ewh₂o-, from *h₂éwh₂os(grandfather) (whence French aïeul(grandfather)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

oncle m ‎(plural oncles)

  1. uncle

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French oncle, from Vulgar Latin *(av)unclus, from Latin avunculus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂euh₂-n-tlo, diminutive of *h₂ewh₂-n-, enlargement of *h₂ewh₂o-, from *h₂éwh₂os(grandfather) (whence French aïeul(grandfather)).

Noun[edit]

oncle m (plural oncles)

  1. uncle

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal [Term?], from Vulgar Latin (av)unclus, from Latin avunculus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂euh₂-n-tlo, diminutive of *h₂ewh₂-n-, enlargement of *h₂ewh₂o-.

Noun[edit]

oncle m (plural oncles)

  1. uncle

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *aunclum, from Latin avunculus, avunculum, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂euh₂-n-tlo(little grandfather), diminutive of *h₂ewh₂-n-, enlargement of *h₂ewh₂o-, from *h₂éwh₂os(grandfather) (whence French aïeul(grandfather)).

Noun[edit]

oncle m ‎(oblique plural oncles, nominative singular oncles, nominative plural oncle)

  1. uncle

Descendants[edit]