Family words in Croatian (Hrvatski)

Words for family members in Croatian, a South Slavic language spoken mainly in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and neighbouring countries.

  Croatian (Hrvatski)
family obitelj
parents roditelji
father otac
mother mama
children djeca
son sin
daughter kći
husband muž
wife žena
brother brat
sister sestra
uncle striko (father's brother)
ujko (mother's brother)
tetak (parent's sister's husband)
aunt strina (father's brother's wife)
ujna (mother's brother's wife)
tetka (parent's sister)
cousin rođak
nephew nećak
niece nećakinja
grandparents deda i baba
grandfather djed
grandmother baka
grandchildren unučadi
grandson unuk
granddaughter unuka
great grandfather pradjed
great grandmother prabaka
father-in-law svekar
mother-in-law svekrva
brother-in-law zet
sister-in-law snaha

Corrections by Robert Jozic

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