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  1. great-niece, grandniecenoun

    a daughter of your niece or nephew


  1. great-niecenoun

    granddaughter of one's sibling or sibling's spouse, daughter of one's nephew or niece, one's sibling's child's female child

  2. great-niecenoun

    one's son's or daughter's niece


  1. great-niece

    In the lineal kinship system used in the English-speaking world, a niece or nephew is a child of someone's sibling or sibling-in-law (and would view that person as an aunt or uncle). A niece is female and a nephew is male. The term nibling has been used in place of the common, gender-specific terms in some specialist literature.As aunt/uncle and niece/nephew are separated by one generation, they are an example of a second-degree relationship. They are 25% related by blood.


  1. great-niece

    A great-niece is the granddaughter of one's sibling. This term refers to the female child of one's niece or nephew.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of great-niece in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of great-niece in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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