has special words for each specific family relationship. For example there
are five words for “uncle” reflecting the five different kinds of uncle:
1. your mother’s brother
2. your mother’s sister’s husband
3. your father’s older brother
4. your father’s younger brother
5. your father’s sister’s husband
Here is a set of charts to help you learn the different relationship
names. Refer to the Culture Notes for additional information.
We have two expressions for “parents” in Hindi:
माँ-बाप and माता-पिता
You can’t mix these expressions and say माँ-पिता or माता-बाप . Also, always put mom first!!
Snell's Teach Yourself Hindi (2000)