Words for family members and other relatives in Norwegian (norsk), a North Germanic language spoken mainly in Norway.
Key to abbreviations: m = male, f = female, pt = paternal (father's side), mt = maternal (mother's side).
|cousin||fetter (m); kusine (f) søskenbarn (pl)|
|grandfather||bestefar; farfar (pt); morfar (mt)|
|grandmother||bestemor; farmor (pt); mormor (mt)|
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