What is the difference between naunt and aunt?
| Derived terms
Naunt is a derived term of aunt.
As nouns the difference between naunt and aunt
is that naunt
is (nonstandard|proscribed|dated) aunt, mine aunt while aunt
is a sister or sister-in-law of someone’s parent.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A sister or sister-in-law of someone’s parent.
* 2007 , Nancy Eshelman, A Piece of My Mind: Columns from the Patriot-News , page 35:
(also'' great-aunt ''or grandaunt) A person's grandparent's sister or sister-in-law.
(usually auntie) A grandmother.
An affectionate term for a woman of an older generation than oneself, especially a friend of one's parents, by means of fictive kin.
- I mentioned another aunt , my late mother's sister, who's about the same age.
* (with regard to gender) uncle
* (with regard to ancestry) niece, nephew
* auntie, aunty
* agony aunt
* big auntie
* little auntie
* mine aunt