Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Anglo-Norman aunte, from Old French ante, from Latin amita.

NounEdit

aunte (plural auntes)

  1. aunt (sister of one's parents)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: aunt
    • Irish: aint
  • Scots: aunt

ReferencesEdit


Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

aunte f (oblique plural auntes, nominative singular aunte, nominative plural auntes)

  1. Late Anglo-Norman spelling of ante