Learn About Family Members in Norwegian

Below are some words for family members to help you improve your Norwegian vocabulary.

Norwegian English
  en familie
a family
  familiemedlemmer
family members
  ei mor
a mother
  ei søster
a sister
  en bror
a brother
  en bestefar

  en farfar

  en morfar
a grandfather

a grandfather (father’s father)

a grandfather (mother’s father)

  ei bestemor

  ei farmor

  ei mormor
a grandmother

a grandmother (father’s mother)

a grandmother (mother’s mother)

  besteforeldre
grandparents
  foreldre
parents
  ei tante
an aunt
  en onkel
an uncle
  ei kusine
a cousin (female)
  en fetter
a cousin (male)

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