Korean Lesson : Vocabulary List #1 (Kinship Terminology)

Let’s Learn Korean : Vocabulary List #1 - Kinship Terminolgy
This is the first vocabulary lesson I’m posting and I know kinship terminology has been touched a lot, but this vocabulary list is complied of every kinship term I know. I’m working on that, I promise. Anyway, this is one kinship and family terminology. If you feel like helping out by telling me a kinship term you know, leave me a message!

Vocabulary List #1 - Kinship Terminology

      ⚥grandparents
          - harabeonim / 할아버님 (grandfather ; honorific)
          - harabeoji / 할아버지 (grandfather)
          - halmeonim / 할머님 (grandmother ; honorific)
          - halmeoni / 할머니 (grandmother)
          - jeungjo harabeoji / 증조할아버지 (great grandfather)
          - jeungjo halmeoni / 증조할머니 (great grandmother)

      ♀mother
          - eomeoni / 어머니
          - eomeonim / 어머님  (honorific)
          - eomma / 엄마 (plain speech)
          - eomeom / 어멈 (humble speech)
          - eomi / 어미 (humble speech)
          - aemi / 애미 (humble speech)
          - yangeomeoni / 양어머니 (adoptive mother)
          - uibuseomeoni / 의붓어머니 (step mother)
          - shiameoni / 시아머니 (father in law)
          - jangmo / 장모 (mother in law)

      ♂father
          - abeoji / 아버지
          - abeonim / 아버님 (honorific)
          - appa / 아멈 (humble speech)
          - abeom / 아범 (humble speech)
          - abi / 아비 (humble speech)
          - aebi / 애비 (humble/disrespectful)
          - yangabeoji / 양아버지 (adoptive father)
          - uibusabeoji / 의붓아버지 (step father)
          - shiabeoji / 시아버지 (father in law)
          - jangin / 장인 (father in law)

      ⚥spouses
          - nampyeon / 남편 (husband)
          - jiabi / 지아비 (husband)
          - jieomi / 지어미 (wife)
          - anae / 아내 (wife)
          - buin / 부인 (wife)

      ⚥siblings/children
          - aegi / 애기 (baby ; more common)
          - agi / 아기  (baby)  
          - adeul / 아들 (son) 
          - nama / 남아 (son) 
          - dongja / 동자 (son)
          - adeulnim / 아드님 (son)
          - ttal / 딸 (daughter)
          - sonja / 손자 (grand son)
          - sonnyeo / 손녀 (grand daughter)
          - hyeongje jamae / 형제자매 (brothers and sisters)
          - hyeongje / 형제 (siblings)
          - hyeong (hyung) / 형 (older brother ; males)
          - oppa / 오빠 (older brother ; females)
          - nam dongsaeng / 남동생 (younger brother)
          - nui / 누이 (sister)
          - jamae / 자매 (sisters)
          - nuna (noona) / 누나 (older sister ; males)
          - eonni (unnie) / 언니 (older sister ; females)
          - nui dongsaeng / 누이동생 (younger sister)
          - yeo dongsaeng / 여동생 (younger sister)
          - dongsaeng / 동생 (can be used to talk about a younger brother or sister)
          - jeonam / 처남 (brother-in-law)
          - maebu / 매부 (brother-in-law)
          - shisuk / 시숙 (brother-in-law)
          - hyeongsu / 형수 (sister-in-law)
          - gyesu / 계수 (sister-in-law)
          - dongseo / 동서 (sister-in-law)

      ⚥others
          - samchon / 삼촌 (uncle)
          - ajeosshi (ahjusshi) / 아저씨 (uncle ; middle aged man)
          - sukmo / 숙모 (aunt)
          - gomo -   고모  (aunt)
          - imo / 이모 (aunt)
          - ajumma (ahjumma) / 아줌마 (aunt ; middle aged woman)
          - sachon / 사촌 (cousin)
          - namja sachon / 남자사촌 (male cousin)
          - yeoja sachon / 여자사촌 (female cousin)
          - joka / 조카 (nephew)
          - jokattal / 조카딸 (niece)
          - jilnyeo / 질녀 (niece)


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