Re: [S-R] relationships
- Hi Joe,
When you lived in Trenc^in, did you know the Ondrej Kuka family?
Joe Mrnka wrote:
>I lived in the area of Trenc^in, and these terms usually
>S^vagor - brother-in-law
>S^vagrina - sister in law
>Svat - father-in-law in relationship with the other
>Svatka - mother-in-law by same definition
>Svokor - my spouses father
>Svokra - my spouses mother
>Teta - aunt on mothers side
>Ujo - uncle on moters side
>Stryco (Stryko) - uncle on fathers side
>Stryna - aunt on father side
>Kmotrovci are the god-parents with relation to the real
>It's different how what is an affectionate term on one side
>of the country, my be even derogative in some locations. I
>have always understood "tetka" as an unwelcome older female
>guest or even a gossip.
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