Basic Ukrainian Vocabulary: Family and friends

Ukrainian Vocabulary: Family and friends

– Useful words you should know –


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

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the great-grandfather прадід pradid
the great grandmother прабабуся prababusya
the grandfather дід did
the grandmother бабуся babusya
the grandson онук onuk
the granddaughter внучка vnuchka
the grandchildren онуки onuky
the father тато tato
the mother мати maty
the parents батьки batʹky
the child дитина dytyna
the children діти dity
the son син syn
the daughter дочка dochka
a baby немовля nemovlya
a teenager підліток pidlitok
the adults дорослі dorosli
the brother брат brat
the sister сестра sestra
half-brother зведений брат zvedenyy brat
half-sister зведена сестра zvedena sestra
a twin близнюк blyznyuk
the uncle дядько dyadʹko
the aunt тітка titka
the cousin двоюрідний брат dvoyuridnyy brat
the nephew племінник pleminnyk
the niece племінниця pleminnytsya
a friend друг druh
the boyfriend хлопець khlopetsʹ
the girlfriend подруга podruha
the fiancé наречений narechenyy
the groom наречений narechenyy
the husband чоловік cholovik
the wife дружина druzhyna
the parents-in-law свекрухи svekrukhy
father-in-law свекор svekor
the mother-in-law свекруха svekrukha
the brother-in-law шурин shuryn
the sister-in-law невістка nevistka
the son-in-law зять zyatʹ
the daughter-in-law невістка nevistka
a family member член сім’ї chlen sim’yi
adopted усиновлений usynovlenyy
only son єдиний син yedynyy syn

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