Sundanese Gender

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

Boy: lalaki
Girl: awewe
Man: pameget
Woman: awewe / istri
Father: bapa
Mother: ibu
Brother: wargi lalaki
Sister: wargi awewe
Actor: seniman pameget
Actress: seniman istri
Cat (m): ucing
Cat (f): ucing

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

He is tall: anjenna luhur
She is tall: anjeuna luhur
He is a short man: anjeuna pameget pondok
She is a short woman: anjeuna istri pondok
He is German: anjeuna Jerman
She is German: anjeuna Jerman
Japanese men are friendly: Pameget Jepang eta darehdeh
Japanese women are friendly: Istri Jepang eta darehdeh

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