Family words in Slovak

Words for family members and other relatives in Slovak, a Western Slavic language spoken mainly in Slovakia.

Key to abbreviations: m = male, f = female

  Slovak (Slovenský)
family rodina
parents rodičia
father otec
mother matka
children deti
son syn
daughter dcéra
husband manžel
wife manželka
brother brat
sister sestra
uncle strýko
aunt teta
cousin bratranec (m)
sesternica (f)
nephew synovec
niece neter
grandparents starí rodičia
grandfather dedko
grandmother babička
grandchildren vnúčatá
grandson vnuk
granddaughter vnučka
great grandfather pradedo
great grandmother prababička
father-in-law svokor
mother-in-law svokra
brother-in-law švagor
sister-in-law švagriná

Family words in Slavic languages

Belarusian, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Ukrainian

Family words in other languages


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