What does the word uncle mean?

Usage examples for uncle

  1. The next day her uncle called. – Hetty Wesley by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. " Now let me hear of my sister, uncle," she said. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. I shall stay in Connorloa with Uncle George. – The Hunter Cats of Connorloa by Helen Jackson