Examples of Gender Nouns
Post by nattttThe feminine can be formed:
Posted on 2011-05-07 18:35:58
1. By adding "ss" to the masculine (sometimes with other slight changes):
2. By use of different words:
sir lady, madam
3. By prefixing or suffixing a word:
great grandfather great grandmother
great grandson great granddaughter
tom (cat) tib (cat)
tom (elephant) tib (elephant)
4. Foreign feminines:
5. The only cases in which the masculine is formed from the feminine are:
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