Relation Names in English / Marathi to English Meaning of Relationships / Nati

In this article, we have summarised some of the most important relationships in English, to help you navigate and understand the different relations in the English language.

Pronunciation has also been added for certain terms to help pronounce correctly some of the difficult words.

  • AAI in English : Mother
  • AJI in English : Grand Mother
  • AJI SASRE in English : Father In Law’s Father
  • AJI SASU in English : Father In Law’s Mother
  • AJOBA in English : Grand Father
  • ATTE BAHIN in English : Father’s Sister’s Daughter
  • ATTE BHAU in English : Father’s Sister’s Son
  • ATYA in English : Father’s Sister
  • BAHIN in English : Sister
  • BAYKO in English : Wife
  • BHACHA in English : Nephew (Pronounced नेफ्यू) / Sister Or Brother’s Son (Only For Women)
  • BHACHA in English : Nephew / Sister’s Son
  • BHACHI in English : Niece (Pronounced नीस) / Sister Or Brother’s Daughter (Only For Women)
  • BHACHI in English : Niece / Sister’s Daughter
  • BHAU in English : Brother
  • BHAVANDE in English : Siblings
  • BHAVJAY in English : Younger Brother’s Wife
  • CHULAT BAHIN in English : Cousin Sister / Father’s Brother’s Daughter
  • CHULAT BHAU in English : Cousin Brother / Father’s Brother’s Son
  • CHULTA / KAKA in English : Uncle / Fathers Brother
  • CHULTI / KAKU in English : Aunty / Father’s Brother’s Wife
  • DADA in English : Elder Brother
  • DATTAK in English : Adopted
  • DATTAK MULGA in English : Adopted Son
  • DATTAK MULGI in English : Adopted Daughter
  • DIR in English : Husband’s Brother
  • HONARA NAVRA / NAVRI in English : Fiance (for both male & female)
  • JAU in English : Husband’s Brother’s Wife
  • JAVAI in English : Daughter’s Husband / Son In Law

  • KAKA in English : Uncle / Father’s Sister’s Husband
  • KAKA in English : Uncle / Mother’s Sister’s Husband
  • KHAPAR PANJI in English : Great – Great Grandmother
  • KHAPAR PANJOBA in English : Great – Great Grandfather
  • MAITRIN in English : Female Friend
  • MAMA in English : Mother’s Brother
  • MAME BAHIN in English : Mother’s Brother’s Daughter
  • MAME BHAU in English : Mother’s Brother’s Son
  • MAMI in English : Mother’s Brother’s Wife
  • MAVAS BAHIN in English : Mother’s Sister’s Daughter
  • MAVAS BHAU in English : Mother’s Sister’s Son
  • MAVASA in English : Mother’s Sister’s Husband
  • MAVSHI in English : Aunty / Mother’s Sister
  • MEHUNA in English : Sister’s Husband
  • MEHUNA in English : Wife’s Brother
  • MEHUNI in English : Wife’s Sister
  • MITRA in English : Male Friend
  • MOTHA BHAU / DADA in English : Elder Brother
  • MOTHI BAHIN / TAI in English : Elder Sister
  • MULGA in English : Son
  • MULGI in English : Daughter
  • NANAND in English : Husband’s Sister
  • NAT in English : Granddaughter
  • NATAJAVAI in English : Grand Daughter’s Husband
  • NATASUN in English : Grandson’s Wife
  • NATU in English : Grandson
  • NAVRA in English : Husband
  • PANAJI in English : Great Grandmother
  • PANATI in English : Great Granddaughter
  • PANATU in English : Great Grandson
  • PANJOBA in English : Great Grandfather
  • PUTNI in English : Brother’s Daughter (Husband’s Brother’s Daughter For Women)
  • PUTNYA in English : Brother’s Son (Husband’s Brother’s Son For Women)
  • SADU in English : Wife’s Sisters’ Husband
  • SAKKHA BHAU in English : Direct or Real Brother
  • SAKKHI BAHIN in English : Direct or Real Sister
  • SASARE in English : Father In Law
  • SASU in English : Mother In Law
  • SHEJARI in English : Neighbours
  • SUN in English : Son’s Wife / Daughter In Law
  • VADHU / NAVARI MULAGI in English : Bride
  • VADIL in English : Father
  • VAHINI in English : Elder Brother’s Wife
  • VAR / NAVARA MULAGA in English : Bridegroom
  • VARAS in English : Heir

Some other important terms related to break up, weddings etc:

  • SAKHARPUDA in English : Engagement
  • GHATASPOT in English : Divorce
  • HUNDA in English : Dowry