Welsh Gender

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

Boy: Bachgen
Girl: Merch
Man: Dyn
Woman: Menyw
Father: Tad
Mother: Mam
Brother: Brawd
Sister: Chwaer
Actor: actor
Actress: actores
Cat (m): cath
Cat (f): cath

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

He is tall: Mae e'n dal
She is tall: Mae hi'n dal
He is a short man: Mae e'n ddyn byr
She is a short woman: Mae hi'n fenyw byr
He is German: Almaenwr yw ef
She is German: Almaenwraig yw hi
Japanese men are friendly: Mae dynion Siapaneaidd yn gyfeillgar
Japanese women are friendly: Mae menywod Siapaneaidd yn gyfeillgar

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