Family Members in Swedish

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

Immediate Family Members in Swedish

wife in Swedish(U) maka (makor)
husband in Swedish(U) make (makar)
mother in Swedish(U) mor (mödrar)
father in Swedish(U) far (fäder)
daughter in Swedish(U) dotter (döttrar)
son in Swedish(U) son (söner)
grandfather in Swedish(U) farfar (farfäder)
grandfather in Swedish(U) morfar (morfäder)
big brother in Swedish(U) storebror (storebröder)
little brother in Swedish(U) lillebror (lillebröder)
big sister in Swedish(U) storasyster (storasystrar)
little sister in Swedish(U) lillasyster (lillasystrar)

Extended Family Members in Swedish

aunt in Swedish(U) moster/faster (mostrar/fastrar)
uncle in Swedish(U) morbror/farbror (morbröder/farbröder)
cousin in Swedish(U) kusin (kusiner)
cousin in Swedish(U) kusin (kusiner)
niece in Swedish(U) systerdotter/brorsdotter (systerdöttrar/brorsdöttrar)
nephew in Swedish(U) systerson/brorson (systersöner/brorsöner)
grandson in Swedish(U) sonson/dotterson (sonsöner/dottersöner)
granddaughter in Swedish(U) sondotter/dotterdotter (sondöttrar/dotterdöttrar)

Other Family Related Swedish Vocabularies

daughter-in-law in Swedish(U) svärdotter (svärdöttrar)
son-in-law in Swedish(U) svärson (svärsöner)
brother-in-law in Swedish(U) svåger (svågrar)
sister-in-law in Swedish(U) svägerska (svägerskor)
father-in-law in Swedish(U) svärfar (svärfäder)
mother-in-law in Swedish(U) svärmor (svärmödrar)
parents in Swedish(U) förälder (föräldrar)
parents-in-law in Swedish(U) svärförälder (svärföräldrar)
siblings in Swedish(N) syskon (syskon)
stepfather in Swedish(U) styvfar (styvfäder)
stepmother in Swedish(U) styvmor (styvmödrar)
stepdaughter in Swedish(U) styvdotter (styvdöttrar)
stepson in Swedish(U) styvson (styvsöner)

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