Old Leonese edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin sōbrīnus. The ⟨p⟩ results from an orthographical hypercorrection relating it to the Latin super. Compare Old Galician-Portuguese sobrinho and Old Spanish sobrino.

Noun edit

sopbrino m (plural sopbrinos)

  1. nephew

Descendants edit

  • Asturian: sobrín
  • Extremaduran: sobrinu
  • Leonese: sobrín
  • Mirandese: sobrino