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immediate vs. extended family

Hindi translation: nearest relative vs distant relatives

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English term or phrase:immediate vs. extended family
Hindi translation:nearest relative vs distant relatives
Entered by: Asghar Bhatti
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17:21 Dec 15, 2003
English to Hindi translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: immediate vs. extended family
In context of relatives.
Harinder Dhillon
Local time: 00:44
nearest relative vs distant relatives
Explanation:
immediate=nearest in relationship i.e; mother ,father,brother,sister etc
extended = aunt,from maternal /paternal side and all other come in

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Note added at 6 hrs 39 mins (2003-12-16 00:01:47 GMT)
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qareebaa rashadar=immediate
door kaa rashta dar[one can include bosom friends also in the line of extended
=extended

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Note added at 6 hrs 46 mins (2003-12-16 00:08:20 GMT)
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extend\'ed fam\'ily


1. a kinship group consisting of a family nucleus and various relatives, as grandparents, usually living in one household and functioning as a larger unit. Cf. nuclear family.
2. (loosely) one\'s family conceived of as including aunts, uncles, cousins, in-laws, and sometimes close friends and colleagues.


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Local time: 01:44
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6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
nearest relative vs distant relatives


Explanation:
immediate=nearest in relationship i.e; mother ,father,brother,sister etc
extended = aunt,from maternal /paternal side and all other come in

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Note added at 6 hrs 39 mins (2003-12-16 00:01:47 GMT)
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qareebaa rashadar=immediate
door kaa rashta dar[one can include bosom friends also in the line of extended
=extended

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Note added at 6 hrs 46 mins (2003-12-16 00:08:20 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

extend\'ed fam\'ily


1. a kinship group consisting of a family nucleus and various relatives, as grandparents, usually living in one household and functioning as a larger unit. Cf. nuclear family.
2. (loosely) one\'s family conceived of as including aunts, uncles, cousins, in-laws, and sometimes close friends and colleagues.




Asghar Bhatti
United States
Local time: 01:44
Native speaker of: Native in UrduUrdu, Native in PanjabiPanjabi

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tahir
3 hrs

agree  chopra_2002: Absolutely correct. Another option in Hindi may be - Immediiate Relative = Nazdeeki sambandhee & Extended Relative = Door Ka sambandhee
6 hrs

disagree  Vineeta Chitale: disagree with the translation suggested. It should be ''QUAREEBEE' , not 'quareeba'
3 days 14 hrs
  -> noted sir,will be very careful in future.please throw some light on the meaning of the words too.always welcome your enlightenment.

agree  satish krishna itikela: "yes i agree with him"
3 days 16 hrs
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