Family in Irish language

the family

Munster an chlann on klown
Connacht an chlann on klown

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"Clann" is used to identify your family, with you being the parent. "Teaghlach" is more a description of the entire family unit, so is less subjective.

mother

Munster máthair maw-hir
Connacht máthair maw-hir

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father

Munster athair ah-hir
Connacht athair ah-ir

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son
mac

daughter
iníon

grandmother
seanmháthair

granny (grandmother)
mamó

grandfather
seanathair

granddad (grandfather)
daideo

sister
deirfiúir

cousin
col ceathrar

aunt
aintín

uncle
uncail

family
teaghlach

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