Learn Afrikaans Vocabulary: Family and friends

Afrikaans Vocabulary: Family and friends

– Useful words you should know –


Want to learn the Afrikaans language? Hereโ€™s a complete list of the most basic, common and useful words in Afrikaans with their translation in English, on the topic of family and friends. Ideal to help you boost your Afrikaans vocabulary!

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the great-grandfather die oupagrootjie
the great grandmother die oumagrootjie
the grandfather die oupa
the grandmother die ouma
the grandson die kleinseun
the granddaughter die kleindogter
the grandchildren die kleinkinders
the father die vader
the mother die ma
the parents die ouers
the child die kind
the children die kinders
the son die seun
the daughter die dogter
a baby n baba
a teenager n tiener
the adults die volwassenes
the brother die broer
the sister die suster
half-brother halfbroer
half-sister halfsuster
a twin n tweeling
the uncle die oom
the aunt die tannie
the cousin die neef
the cousin die neef
the nephew die neef
the niece die niggie
a friend โ€™n vriend
the boyfriend die kรชrel
the girlfriend die vriendin
the fiancรฉ die verloofde
the groom die bruidegom
the husband die man
the wife die vrou
the parents-in-law die skoonouers
father-in-law skoonpa
the mother-in-law die skoonma
the brother-in-law die swaer
the sister-in-law die skoonsuster
the son-in-law die skoonseun
the daughter-in-law die skoondogter
a family member n familielid
adopted aangeneem
only son enigste seun

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