Brit., Dial., Obs. uncle
Origin of nuncleprobably ; from (a)n uncle or (mi)n(e) uncle
An uncle: “Can you make no use of nothing, nuncle?” (Shakespeare).
Origin of nuncleFrom the phrases an uncle, mine uncle.
- (archaic or dialectal) uncle
(third-person singular simple present nuncles, present participle nuncling, simple past and past participle nuncled)