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Vocabulary Lists Must-Know Terms for Family Members

Must-Know Terms for Family Members

Moet-Weet Terme vir Familie Lede
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family
familie (n)
family
mother
moeder (n)
mother
ma en dogter
mother and daughter
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father
vader (n)
father
Wie is Mario se pa?
Who is Mario's father?
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wife
vrou (n)
wife
vrou en ma
wife and mother
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husband
eggenoot (n)
husband
behulpsame man
helpful husband
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parent
ouer (n)
parent
child
kind (n)
child
daughter
dogter (n)
daughter
Ons dogter is 'n professor by 'n universiteit, en ons seun is 'n sakeman.
Our daughter is a university professor, and our son is a businessman.
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son
seun (n)
son
pasgebore seun
newborn son
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sister
suster
sister
brother
broer (n)
brother
younger sister
jonger suster
younger sister
ouer suster en jonger suster
older sister and younger sister
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younger brother
jonger broer
younger brother
ouer broer en jonger broer
older brother and younger brother
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older brother
ouer broer
older brother
great-grandmother
Oumagrootjie (n)
great-grandmother
great-grandfather
oupagrootjie (n)
great-grandfather
grandmother
ouma (n)
grandmother
pa se ma
paternal grandmother
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grandfather
oupa (n)
grandfather
ma se pa
maternal grandfather
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grandparent
grootouer (n)
grandparent
grandchild
kleinkind (n)
grandchild
granddaughter
kleindogter (n)
granddaughter
klein kleindogter
little granddaughter
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grandson
kleinseun (n)
grandson
my kleinseun
my grandson
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aunt
tannie (n)
aunt
uncle
oom (n)
uncle
niece
niggie (n)
niece
my niggie Sarah
my niece Sarah
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nephew
nefie (n)
nephew
cousin
neef
cousin
My niggie se naam is Erica.
My cousin's name is Erica.
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mother-in-law
skoonma (n)
mother-in-law
father-in-law
skoonpa (n)
father-in-law
sister-in-law
skoonsuster (n)
sister-in-law
brother-in-law
swaer (n)
brother-in-law
partner
eggenoot (n)
partner
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AfrikaansPod101.com
Friday at 4:34 pm
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Hi Listeners! What is your favorite Family Member word? Let us know!

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Team AfrikaansPod101
Thursday at 1:48 am
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Hallo Kathy


Ek is bly jy geniet die lyste!


Lekker dag

Zani

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Team AfrikaansPod101
Thursday at 1:47 am
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Dankie Salim


Ek is bly jy leer weer! 😜


Geniet dit!

Zani

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AfrikaansPod101.com
Friday at 7:34 pm
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Hi Salim,


Glad to hear that you decided to continue your Afrikaans studies!


We're glad to have you here! In case of any questions, please contact us. We're here to help! 👍


Sincerely,

Cristiane

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Kathy
Monday at 3:20 am
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Dankie


Ek geniet die woord lyste met die voorbeelde


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Salim Mustafa
Sunday at 2:12 am
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Baie mooi...

I learnt Afrikaans in school , never took it seriously, but I want to start speaking Afrikaans , I like it to much.

Ek vind dit hard , omdat dit is nie my eeste huis taal nie...