Hangul 101: Kinship Terms

KINSHIP TERMS

HANGUL

ROMANIZATION

ENGLISH EQUIVALENT

조부모조부모님 chobumo, chobumonim grandparents
할아버지할아버님 harabeoji, harabeonim grandfather
할머니할머님 halmeonim grandmother
부모부모님 bumo, bumonim parents
아버지, 아빠 abeoji, appa father
어머, 엄마 eommoni, eomma mother
아이  ai, ae children
아들아드 adeul, adeunim son
ddal, ddanim daughter
동생  dongsaeng younger siblings
남동생 namdongsaeng younger brother
yeodongsaeng younger sister
손주손주아 sonju, sonjuai grandchildren
sonja grandson
손녀(-) sonnyeo-ddal granddaughter
samchon maternal uncle
imo maternal aunt
sachon cousin
joka nephew
조카 jokka ddal niece
, hyeongnim, hyeong older brother (if the speaker is a male)
, nunim, nuna older sister (if the speaker is a male)
오빠 oppa older brother (if the speaker is a female)
eonni older sister (if the speaker is a female
아저 ajeosshi old man
아주머, 줌마 ajumeoni, ajumma old woman
saui son-in-law
며느 myeoneuri daughter-in-law
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