Family in Arabic

Family in Arabic

Learn the names of family members in Arabic.

English Arabic
aunt (paternal) عمة
‘amma
aunt (maternal) خالة
ḵāla
brother أخ
’aḵ
cousin (male) (paternal) ابن العم
ibn al-‘amm
cousin (male) (maternal) ابن الخال
ibn al-ḵāl
cousin (female) (paternal) ابنة العم / بنت العم
ibnat al-‘amm
cousin (female) (maternal) ابنة الخال
ibnat al-ḵāl
daughter ابنة، بنت
bint, ibna
father أب
’ab
granddaughter حفيدة
ḥafīda
grandfather جد
jadd
grandmother جدة
jadda
grandson حفيد
ḥafīd
mother أم
’umm
sister أخت
’uḵt
son ابن
ibn
son-in-law زوج الابنة
zauj al-ibna
uncle (paternal) عم
‘amm
uncle (maternal) خال
ḵāl