Family Relationship Names


Every language has somewhat different way of referring to family members. Do you wonder how you would refer to a family member in English? Study the family tree below that demonstrates the most traditionally used names for relationships between family members. Please pay attention to the gender.

Also See:

Body Parts/Face Parts Names
Picture Vocabulary

1. Family Tree (Unmarried)


Note that the members with * on their names are also in-laws and therefore have no blood relation to you. However, people usually feel close enough to those family members and they don't use the "in-law" when referring to them. family tree relationship names




2. Family Tree Married (with in-laws)


family tree with in-laws

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