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Niece vs. Aunt

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Main Difference

The main difference between Niece and Aunt is that the Niece is a child of one's sibling or half-sibling and Aunt is a kin; sister of a parent.

Wikipedia
  • Niece (noun)

    A daughter of one’s sibling, brother-in-law, or sister-in-law; either the daughter of one's brother ("fraternal niece"), or of one's sister ("sororal niece").

    "My niece just celebrated her 15th birthday."

  • Aunt (noun)

    The sister or sister-in-law of one’s parent.

  • Aunt (noun)

    A woman of an older generation than oneself, especially a friend of one's parents, by means of fictive kin.

  • Aunt (noun)

    Any elderly woman.

  • Aunt (noun)

    A procuress or bawd.

Wiktionary
  • Niece (noun)

    A relative, in general; especially, a descendant, whether male or female; a granddaughter or a grandson.

  • Niece (noun)

    A daughter of one's brother or sister, or of one's brother-in-law or sister-in-law. In modern English, this is the primary meaning.

  • Aunt (noun)

    The sister of one's father or mother; - correlative to nephew or niece. Also applied to an uncle's wife.

  • Aunt (noun)

    An old woman; and old gossip.

  • Aunt (noun)

    A bawd, or a prostitute.

Webster Dictionary
  • Niece (noun)

    a daughter of your brother or sister

  • Aunt (noun)

    the sister of your father or mother; the wife of your uncle

Princeton's WordNet

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