Family

Family vocabulary in Uzbek is slightly more extensive than English. As you will see, there are different terms for family members depending on which side of the family they are from. If you joined Uzbek 101, you'll find quiz questions and flashcards at the end to help you study!

Family Vocab

qiz - daughter; girl

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o'g'il - son

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er - husband

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rafiqa - wife

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singil - younger sister

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opa - older sister

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uka - younger brother

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aka - older brother

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ota - father

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ona - mother

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amaki - uncle (paternal)

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tog'a - uncle (maternal)

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amakivachcha - cousin (child of amaki)

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tog'avachcha - cousin (child of tog'a)

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amma - aunt (paternal)

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xola - aunt (maternal)

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ammavachcha - cousin (child of amma)

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xolavachcha - cousin (child of xola)

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buva - grandfather

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buvi - grandmother

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nabira - grandchild

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Additional Vocab

  • beva - widow

  • bola/farzand - child

  • egizak - twin

  • jiyan - nephew/niece

  • katta buva - great grandfather

  • katta buvi - great grandmother

  • kelin - daughter-in-law; bride

  • kuyov - son-in-law; groom

  • oila - family

  • qaynona - mother-in-law

  • qaynota - father-in-law

  • to'ng'ich - eldest

  • turmushga chiqmagan - single, unmarried (for women)

  • turmushga chiqqan - married (for women)

  • uylangan - married (for men)

  • uylanmagan - single, unmarried (for men)

  • xotin - wife, woman

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