Family in Arabic

Family in Arabic

Learn the names of family members in Arabic.

EnglishArabic
aunt (paternal)عمة
‘amma
aunt (maternal)خالة
ḵāla
brotherأخ
’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
daughterابنة، بنت
bint, ibna
fatherأب
’ab
granddaughterحفيدة
ḥafīda
grandfatherجد
jadd
grandmotherجدة
jadda
grandsonحفيد
ḥafīd
motherأم
’umm
sisterأخت
’uḵt
sonابن
ibn
son-in-lawزوج الابنة
zauj al-ibna
uncle (paternal)عم
‘amm
uncle (maternal)خال
ḵāl