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18:56 Oct 27, 2001
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: nephew
I can't remember how to say nephew in Hebrew. Please help me out.
Mitchell
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Summary of answers provided
5 +1achian
Robi Guttman
4 +1ben-ach/ben-achotxxxAbu Amaal


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
ben-ach/ben-achot


Explanation:
depending ... son of brother or sister

xxxAbu Amaal
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Simon Charass: or bat- if the nephew is female
17 hrs
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
achian


Explanation:
Previous answer is correct but a more common expression is:

achian - אחיין



Robi Guttman
Local time: 15:35
PRO pts in pair: 8

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Irina Glozman: akhian (alef-khet-yod-yod-nun sofit)
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