Definition of nepotal in English:

nepotal

adjective

  • Of, relating to, of the nature of, or characteristic of a nephew or nephews.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Edward Bulwer-Lytton (1803–1873), writer and politician. Probably from classical Latin nepōt-, nepōs + -al, although compare nepote.

Pronunciation

nepotal

/ˈnɛpətəl/