Meaning of nepotic in English:

nepotic

adjective

  • 1Tending to, characterized by, or of the nature of nepotism.

  • 2 rare That is a nephew; of or relating to a nephew.

Pronunciation

nepotic

/nɪˈpɒtɪk/ /nɛˈpɒtɪk/

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From classical Latin nepōt-, nepōs + -ic, after nepotism.