Talking about your friends and relatives is much more fun than just talking about yourself. So, let’s learn some useful words & phrases that will help you talk to others about the people you love most.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Italian“.

Family & Friends in Italian

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Family & Relatives

family [Sg]famiglia
families [Pl]famiglie
father [Sg]padre
fathers [Pl]padri
dad [Sg]papà
dads [Pl]papà
mother [Sg]madre
mothers [Pl]madri
mom [Sg]mamma
moms [Pl]mamme
siblings / brothers and sistersfratelli e sorelle
child [Sg]bambino (m), bambina (f)
children [Pl]bambini
son [Sg]figlio
sons [Pl]figli
daughter [Sg]figlia
daughters [Pl]figlie
grandfather [Sg]nonno
grandfathers [Pl]nonni
grandpa [Sg]nonno
grandpas [Pl]nonni
grandmother [Sg]nonna
grandmothers [Pl]nonne
grandma [Sg]nonna
grandmas [Pl]nonne
grandchild [Sg]nipote
grandchildren [Pl]nipoti
uncle [Sg]zio
uncles [Pl]zii
aunt [Sg]zia
aunts [Pl]zie
cousin [Sg]cugino
cousins [Pl]cugini

Love & Friendship

(to) loveamare
I love youti amo
I love you very muchti amo tantissimo
Do you want to marry me?Vuoi sposarmi?
husband [Sg]marito
husbands [Pl]mariti
wife [Sg]moglie
wives [Pl]mogli
marriedsposato (m), sposata (f)
coniugato (m), coniugata (f)

marriedsposato (m), sposata (f)
coniugato (m), coniugata (f)


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