Family words in various languages

Words for family members and other relatives in a number of different languages.

Alphabetical index | Index by language family

Afroasiatic, Austroasiatic, Austronesian, Dravidian, Indo-European, Na-Dené, Niger-Congo, Sino-Tibetan, Siouan, Tai-Kadai, Turkic, Uralic, Constructed languages

Index by language family

Afroasiatic languages

Semitic languages


Austroasiatic languages

Khmeric languages
Vietic languages


Austronesian languages

Malayo-Polynesian languages
Cuyonon, Hawaiian, Indonesian, Javanese, Malay, Māori, Tuvaluan


Dravidian languages

Dravidian languages


Indo-European languages

Albanian languages
Armenian languages
Armenian (Eastern), Armenian (Western)
Baltic languages
Latvian, Lithuanian
Celtic languages
Breton, Cornish, Welsh, Irish, Manx, Scottish Gaelic
Germanic languages
Afrikaans, Danish, Dutch, English, Faroese, German, Icelandic, Norwegian, Scots, Swedish, Yiddish
Hellenic languages
Indo-Aryan languages
Bengali, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali, Persian (Farsi), Urdu
Romance languages
Italian, French, Occitan, Catalan, Spanish, Galician, Portuguese, Romanian
Slavic languages
Belarusian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Ukrainian


Japonic languages



Koreanic languages



Na-Dené languages



Niger-Congo languages

Bantu languages
Xhosa, Zulu


Sino-Tibetan languages

Sinitic / Chinese languages
Cantonese, Hakka, Mandarin, Taiwanese


Siouan languages



Tai-Kadai languages

Lao, Thai


Turkic languages



Uralic languages

Finnic languages
Estonian, Finnish
Ugric languages


Constructed languages

Esperanto, Laala, Neolatin, Volapük


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