What does the word niece mean?

Usage examples for niece

  1. It was your, niece, I think, who found that Mrs. Armitage's door was locked- this door, in fact- on the day she lost her brooch? – Martin Hewitt, Investigator by Arthur Morrison
  2. She's Mervyn's niece right enough, on her mother's side. – The Heath Hover Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  3. " My niece is seldom satisfied," Mr. Sarsby said sharply. – The Golden Web by Anthony Partridge