Nephew

Signing: To do the baby sign for nephew,The sign for nephew is done by pointing to your head with your index while ¬†twisting it forward twice. Do it at or above the level of your eyes. (Since if you do it lower it might be interpreted as “niece.”)

Nephew in Baby Sign Language
Figure: Nephew in Baby Sign Language

Usage: We mainly use Nephew To help our toddlers understand and embrace family structure.

Nephew Flash Card Thumbnail

Flash Card: Click the link to view the Nephew Baby Sign Language Flash Card. The flash cards are printable and available in both U.S. Letter and A4 sizes.

Related Signs: sister, brother

One Response to “Nephew”

  1. Janice Green

    The handshape is incorrect for NEPHEW. It should be a “N”. Can you also add NIECE and the location would be lower (near chin)

    ADMIN – Hi Janice,

    We have corrected the description to better match the sign. We hope to add niece in the next few months.

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