Japanese familial terms (general)

Note that many of these words employ the kanji 家, which means “house; family”.

家族  かぞく family

家庭   かてい household; family

家庭争議   かてい そうぎ  family discord

家族構成  かぞくこうせい  family structure

核家族  かく かぞく nuclear family

先祖  せんぞ  ancestor

相続財産  そうぞく ざいさん inheritance

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And finally, there is this somewhat interesting expression:

血を分ける  (ち を わける)  “to share blood;” to be blood relations

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