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British English: /ˈfamɪli/
, /ˈfam(ə)li/
American English: /ˈfæm(ə)li/

Translation of family in Italian:


  • (group) famiglia (feminine) (also LinguisticsZoology)
    (children) figli (masculine plural) , famiglia (feminine)
    to run in the family
    essere una caratteristica di famiglia
    to be one of the family to start a family
    metter su famiglia
    do you have any family?
    hai figli?
    a family of four
    una famiglia di quattro persone
    before n (affair, feud, home, friend)
    di famiglia
    della famiglia
    (responsibilities, accommodation)
    for family reasons
    per motivi familiari


to be in the family way

[informal] [humorous]
aspettare famiglia

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