Indonesia Inquiry

Family in Bahasa Indonesia

November 11, 2011 Language Learning Travel & Living Abroad 0

Here is a list of family positions/titles/names in English and Bahasa Indonesia:

GENERAL:

Adult –> Orang dewasa

Children –> Anak-anak

Relative –> Famili

Family –> Keluarga

 

IMMEDIATE FAMILY:

Mother –> Ibu

Wife –> Isteri

Father –> Ayah (or Bapak)

Husband –> Suami

Daughter –> Anak perempuan

Son –> Anak laki-laki

Younger sister –> Adik

Older sister –> Kakak

Younger brother –> Adik

Older brother –> Abang (or kakak)

 

EXTENDED FAMILY:

Mother-in-law –> Ibu mertua

Father-in-law –> Ayah mertua

Grandmother –> Nenek

Grandfather –> Kakek

Aunt –> Bibi

Uncle –> Paman

Niece –> Kemenakan perempuan (or keponakan perempuan)

Nephew –> Kemenakan laki-laki (or keponakan laki-laki)

Cousin –> Sepupu