See also: UNC

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortening.

NounEdit

unc (plural uncs)

  1. (colloquial) uncle
    • 1991, Stephen King, Needful Things
      Then Pangborn would find him and ask him what he thought he was doing here. He would ask if Ace had a job. He didn't, and he couldn't even claim he had come back to visit his unc, because Pop had been in his junkshop when the place burned down.

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Middle EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

unc

  1. Alternative form of unk

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Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

unc

  1. accusative/dative of wit: (to) us two

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éngʷʰis (snake).

NounEdit

unc m

  1. snake
  2. toad

DescendantsEdit

  • German: Unke