Galician Gender

This page discusses the gender in Galician. Below is a list of masculine (man) and feminine (woman) words. We picked the most popular ones.

Boy: neno
Girl: rapaza
Man: home
Woman: muller
Father: pai
Mother: nai
Brother: irmán
Sister: irmá
Actor: actor
Actress: actriz
Cat (m): gato
Cat (f): gata

These examples show a sentence with both genders (masculine or feminine). The list includes the use of nouns, adjectives and pronouns.

He is tall: el é alto
She is tall: ela é alta-
He is a short man: el é un home pequeno
She is a short woman: ela é unha muller pequena
He is German: el é Alemán
She is German: ela é Alemana
Japanese men are friendly: os homes Xaponeses son amigables
Japanese women are friendly: as mulleres Xaponesas son amigables

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