Family Members in Korean

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

Immediate Family Members in Korean

wife in Korean아내 (anae)
husband in Korean남편 (nampyeon)
mother in Korean어머니 (eomeoni)
father in Korean아버지 (abeoji)
daughter in Korean딸 (ttal)
son in Korean아들 (adeul)
grandfather in Korean친할아버지 (chinhal-abeoji)
grandfather in Korean외할아버지 (oehal-abeoji)
big brother in Korean형/오빠 (hyeong/oppa)
little brother in Korean남동생 (namdongsaeng)
big sister in Korean누나/언니 (nuna/eonni)
little sister in Korean여동생 (yeodongsaeng)

Extended Family Members in Korean

aunt in Korean이모 (imo)
uncle in Korean삼촌 (samchon)
cousin in Korean사촌 (sachon)
cousin in Korean사촌 (sachon)
niece in Korean조카딸 (jokattal)
nephew in Korean조카 (joka)
grandson in Korean손자 (sonja)
granddaughter in Korean손녀 (sonnyeo)

Other Family Related Korean Vocabularies

daughter-in-law in Korean며느리 (myeoneuli)
son-in-law in Korean사위 (sawi)
brother-in-law in Korean매형 (maehyeong)
sister-in-law in Korean시누이 (sinu-i)
father-in-law in Korean장인어른 (jang-in-eoleun)
mother-in-law in Korean장모 (jangmo)
parents in Korean부모님 (bumonim)
parents-in-law in Korean시부모 (sibumo)
siblings in Korean형제 (hyeongje)
stepfather in Korean새아버지 (saeabeoji)
stepmother in Korean새어머니 (saeeomeoni)
stepdaughter in Korean의붓딸 (uibusttal)
stepson in Korean의붓아들 (uibus-adeul)

Korean Vocabulary Books

Learn Korean - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Korean - Quick / Easy / Efficient

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Korean Vocabulary Book

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