"Де твоя племінниця була вчора?"

Translation:Where was your niece yesterday?

June 21, 2016

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/nadine29

Isn't there a difference between a niece from a sister or a brother?

June 21, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/skstudio

Wikipedia gives specific words only for the sister's daughter: "сестре́ниця, сестри́ниця, сестрі́ниця." I have never heard someone using these.

June 22, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Zonia435615

Hi, we've always used: 'сестрінка' when refering to niece from the sister's side, and a 'братанка' for a niece from the brother's side. We do this to know whom you're talking about. It's more specific. (Many people use these terms.)

February 23, 2017
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