• an uncle on one's mother's side
  • 母方のおじ
  • A rich uncle who was fond of Maria, unaware of Venables' true character, arranged a marriage for her and gave her a dowry of £5,000.
  • Wikipedia: Maria: or, The Wrongs of Woman
  • After his retirement from baseball, Grove continued to work with his uncle.
  • Wikipedia: Orval Grove
  • Alexander himself stated explicitly that his foundation of Louth was intended to secure the remission of his sins, as well as the salvation of King Henry I, his uncle Roger of Salisbury, and his parents.
  • Wikipedia: Alexander of Lincoln
  • Although it is a surmise that Foliot's mother was a sibling of Chesney, it is certain that Chesney was Gilbert's uncle.
  • Wikipedia: Robert de Chesney
  • An educated man, Barreiros had a strong influence on Paranhos's upbringing, and in later years, his nephew always spoke respectfully about his uncle.
  • Wikipedia: José Paranhos, Viscount of Rio Branco
  • At about 9 pm, accompanied by her aunt and uncle for about two-thirds the journey, she left to return to her lodgings in Aldermanbury.
  • Wikipedia: Elizabeth Canning
  • At that time, Hertha was under the command of Captain Heinrich Rohardt, a friend of his uncle Friedrich.
  • Wikipedia: Ernst Lindemann
  • D'Angelo decides to cut ties to his family after his uncle organizes the deaths of several inmates and blames it on a corrupt guard to shave time from his sentence.
  • Wikipedia: The Wire
  • Despite the greater independence that Roberts allotted her heroine, Dee is trapped within a patriarchal culture in which her uncle and prospective husband arrange her future.
  • Wikipedia: Irish Thoroughbred
  • Dong was clandestinely supported by his brother-in-law Lieutenant Colonel Nguyen Trieu Hong, the director of training at the Joint General Staff School, and Hong's uncle Hoang Co Thuy.
  • Wikipedia: 1960 South Vietnamese coup attempt
  • During his apprenticeship, he aided his uncle in treating victims of cholera outbreaks in Lexington and Paris.
  • Wikipedia: Luke P. Blackburn
  • Eadric raised an army against his uncle and Hlothhere died of wounds sustained in battle in February 685 or possibly 686.
  • Wikipedia: Wihtred of Kent
  • Eleanor enjoyed her stay, but her uncle implored her to remain to enlarge family lands and divorce Louis if the king refused to help what was assuredly the military cause of the Crusade.
  • Wikipedia: Second Crusade
  • For example, the severity of punishment was different when a servant or nephew killed a master or an uncle than when a master or uncle killed a servant or nephew.
  • Wikipedia: Tang Dynasty
  • Greatly concerned at the popular outcry and worried about a repeat of the Maillotin revolt of the previous decade—when Parisians armed with mallets turned against tax collectors—Charles' uncles persuaded the court to do penance at Notre Dame Cathedral, preceded by an apologetic royal progress through the city in which the king rode on horseback with his uncles walking in humility.
  • Wikipedia: Bal des Ardents
  • Her uncle Ásmundr probably died in the Battle of Fýrisvellir, in the 980s, and it was probably at the side of king Eric the Victorious.
  • Wikipedia: Greece runestones
  • Her uncle Leopold wrote to her advising her to appear in public.
  • Wikipedia: Queen Victoria
  • His name may suggest that he was born rather earlier, during the reign of his uncle Constantine I.
  • Wikipedia: Constantine II of Scotland
  • His uncles Anton and Marian Stastny both played in the NHL during the 1980s, also for the Nordiques.
  • Wikipedia: Paul Stastny
  • In 1915, he struck out on his own in construction, founding the Avery Brundage Company, of which his uncle Edward was a director.
  • Wikipedia: Avery Brundage
  • In the late 20th century, Griffiths focused on the inconsistent portrayal of Horus and Set as brothers and as uncle and nephew.
  • Wikipedia: Osiris myth
  • It was during the war that Helena and Christian celebrated their golden wedding anniversary in 1916, and despite the fact that Britain and Germany were at war, the Kaiser sent a congratulatory telegram to his aunt and uncle through the Crown Princess of Sweden.
  • Wikipedia: Princess Helena of the United Kingdom
  • Landais reached an agreement with Richard to send back Henry and his uncle in exchange for military and financial aid.
  • Wikipedia: Battle of Bosworth Field
  • Malcolm X's father died—killed by white supremacists, it was rumored—when he was young, and at least one of his uncles was lynched.
  • Wikipedia: Malcolm X
  • Nancy was born in New York City; her parents divorced soon after her birth and she grew up in Maryland, living with an aunt and uncle while her mother pursued acting jobs.
  • Wikipedia: Nancy Reagan
  • Nero gave the crown to the last royal descendant of the Kings of Cappadocia, the grandson of Glaphyra (daughter of Archelaus of Cappadocia) and Alexander of Judea (the brother of Herod Archelaus and the son of Herod the Great), who assumed the Armenian name Tigranes (his uncle was Tigranes V).
  • Wikipedia: Tiridates I of Armenia