The Alternative English Dictionary: nevvy

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nevvy Alternative forms: nevey, nevvie, neffy, nevy {{defdate}} etymology From Middle English neve, nevi, from Old English nefa, and Old Norse nefi; both from Proto-Indo-European *nefô, from Proto-Indo-European *nepoter-, *nepo-. More at neve.
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  1. (colloquial, UK dialectal) A nephew.
  2. (UK dialectal) A grandson.

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