Family Members in Danish

Want to know how to say father, mother, uncle, or aunt in Danish? Below we have put together a list of the most important family related words in Danish for you. For even more vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for Danish at the end of the page.

Immediate Family Members in Danish

wife in Danish(en) kone (koner)
husband in Danish(en) mand (mænd)
mother in Danish(en) moder (mødre)
father in Danish(en) fader (fædre)
daughter in Danish(en) datter (døtre)
son in Danish(en) søn (sønner)
grandfather in Danish(en) farfar (farfædre)
grandfather in Danish(en) morfar (morfædre)
big brother in Danish(en) storebror (storebrødre)
little brother in Danish(en) lillebror (lillebrødre)
big sister in Danish(en) storesøster (storesøstre)
little sister in Danish(en) lillesøster (lillesøstre)

Extended Family Members in Danish

aunt in Danish(en) tante (tanter)
uncle in Danish(en) onkel (onkler)
cousin in Danish(en) fætter (fætre)
cousin in Danish(en) kusine (kusiner)
niece in Danish(en) niece (niecer)
nephew in Danish(en) nevø (nevøer)
grandson in Danish(et) barnebarn (børnebørn)
granddaughter in Danish(et) barnebarn (børnebørn)

Other Family Related Danish Vocabularies

daughter-in-law in Danish(en) svigerdatter (svigerdøtre)
son-in-law in Danish(en) svigersøn (svigersønner)
brother-in-law in Danish(en) svoger (svogre)
sister-in-law in Danish(en) svigerinde (svigerinder)
father-in-law in Danish(en) svigerfar (svigerfædre)
mother-in-law in Danish(en) svigermor (svigermødre)
parents in Danishforældre
parents-in-law in Danishsvigerforældre
siblings in Danishsøskende
stepfather in Danish(en) stedfar (stedfædre)
stepmother in Danish(en) stedmor (stedmødre)
stepdaughter in Danish(en) steddatter (steddøtre)
stepson in Danish(en) stedsøn (stedsønner)

Danish Vocabulary Books

Learn Danish - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Danish - Quick / Easy / Efficient

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Danish Vocabulary Book

This Danish vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

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