Origin of niece
Examples from the Web for niece
He hugs his sister, Athelgra, hugs his daughter, Ernestine, hugs his niece Arthel.The Stacks: The Neville Brothers Stake Their Claim as Bards of the Bayou|John Ed Bradley|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Negron was dating Mayor Delle Donna's niece, Rita Perito, and their relationship allegedly turned physically abusive.Did Christie Go Easy on a Human Trafficker Just to Bust a Small-Time Pol?|Olivia Nuzzi|March 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My ultimate aim is that by the time my niece is eight - she's three now - there won't be a risk of FGM.
I have a 13-year-old niece who is a Belieber (aka big fan of Justin).
The neighbor was off visiting somebody at the hospital, but a niece was there and let Ortega in.‘Killer Nanny’ Case: What the Krims Didn’t Know About Yoselyn Ortega|Michael Daly|June 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He had been twice married; his second union, with his niece Martina, was frequently made a matter of reproach to him.
After all, this was her aunt, and she believed she was speaking to her niece.The Rebellion of Margaret|Geraldine Mockler
Suppose French, feeling his end approaching, gave it to his niece?The Land of Strong Men|Arthur M. Chisholm
Of all the mean work—worth all that money, and sending her niece out to get sewing to do!Jane Field|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Mrs. McLean had a niece visiting her from Scotland, an interesting girl with snappy brown eyes and straight dark hair.Molly Brown's Senior Days|Nell Speed