Family Relations in Sanskrit

In Sanskrit सम्बन्धसूचकाः शब्दाः (sambandhasūcakāḥ śabdāḥ) means list of Family Relations.

This list is very helpful for students and newbies interested in learning Sanskrit.

The Sanskrit words listed here are exhaustive and have been referenced from different Indian texts.

When we learn any new language, we tend to first learn basic and common words. This list has Relationship names in Sanskrit, its transliteration along with English and Hindi meaning for everyone's benefit.

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जनकः (janakaḥ)

English: Father

Hindi: पिता

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जननी (jananī)

English: Mother

Hindi: माता

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पुत्रः (putraḥ)

English: Son

Hindi: बेटा

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पुत्री (putrī)

English: Daughter

Hindi: बेटी

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पितामहः (pitāmahaḥ)

English: Paternal Grandfather

Hindi: दादा

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पितामही (pitāmahī)

English: Paternal Grandmother

Hindi: दादी

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मातामहः (mātāmahaḥ)

English: Maternal Grandfather

Hindi: नाना

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मातामही (mātāmahī)

English: Maternal Grandmother

Hindi: नानी

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पौत्री (pautrī)

English: Granddaughter

Hindi: पोती

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पौत्रः (pautraḥ)

English: Grandson

Hindi: पोता

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भ्राता (bhrātā)

English: Brother

Hindi: भाई

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भगिनी (bhaginī)

English: Sister

Hindi: बहन

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अनुजः (anujaḥ)

English: Younger Brother

Hindi: छोटा भाई

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अनुजा (anujā)

English: Younger Sister

Hindi: छोटी बहन

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अग्रजः (agrajaḥ)

English: Elder Brother

Hindi: बड़ा भाई

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अग्रजा (agrajā)

English: Elder Sister

Hindi: बड़ी बहन