Icelandic Family Vocabulary

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Talking about family in Icelandic

Genealogy is very popular in Iceland. So popular that relatives for which there are no names in English are named in Icelandic (eg, there is a word for people who have the same great – great grandparents). Again, there are too many terms to list, so here are the essentials.

Mummy – mamma

Mother – móðir

Daddy – pabbi

Father – faðir

Parents – foreldrar

Sister – systir

Brother – bróðir

Siblings – systkini

Gran – amma

Granddad – afi

Grandchild – barnabarn

In-laws - tengdafólk

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