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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a daughter of your brother or sister;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Niece \Niece\ (n[=e]s), n. [OE. nece, F. ni[`e]ce, LL. neptia, for L. neptis a granddaughter, niece, akin to nepos. See Nephew.] 1. A relative, in general; especially, a descendant, whether male or female; a granddaughter or a grandson. [Obs.] --B. Jonson. Wyclif. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Especially: A daughter of one's brother or sister, or of one's brother-in-law or sister-in-law. In modern English, this is the primary meaning. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

niece n 1: a daughter of your brother or sister [ant: nephew]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

43 Moby Thesaurus words for "niece": aunt, auntie, blood brother, brethren, brother, bub, bubba, bud, buddy, country cousin, cousin, cousin once removed, cousin twice removed, daughter, father, first cousin, foster brother, frater, grandnephew, grandniece, granduncle, great-aunt, great-uncle, half brother, kid brother, mother, nephew, nuncle, nunks, nunky, second cousin, sis, sissy, sister, sister-german, sistern, son, stepbrother, stepsister, unc, uncle, uncs, uterine brother
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):

NIECE, domestic relations: The daughter of a person's brother or sister. Amb. 514; 1 Jacob's Ch. R. 207.