Berber Feminine

If you're trying to learn Berber Feminine you will find some useful resources including a course about genders: Feminine and Masculine... to help you with your Berber grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Berber. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Berber Feminine

Learning the Berber Feminine is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Berber language. But first we need to know what the role of Feminine is in the structure of the grammar in Berber.

Berber feminine refers to female qualities attributed specifically to women and girls or things considered feminine. The complement to feminine is masculine. Here are some examples:

English FeminineBerber Feminine
Feminineانثوية
he is happyilla yafrahe - انه سعيد
she is happytalla tafrahe - انها سعيدة
he is Americandamirikanye - انه امريكى الجنسية
she is Americantamirikanayte - انها امريكية الجنسية
manargaze - رجل
womantamattoute - امرأة
fatherpasse - أب
motheryammasse - أم
brotherwatnasse - أخت
sisterwatnasse - أخت
uncleaammisse - عم
auntaammiisse - عمة
bullafounasse - ثور
cowtafounasse - بقرة
boyabzize - ولد
girltwashoune - بنت

Notice the structure of the Feminine in Berber.

List of Feminine in Berber

Below is a list of objects, can you determine whether they're feminine, masculine or plural in Berber? Memorizing this table will also help you add very useful and important words to your Berber vocabulary.

English VocabularyBerber Vocabulary
objectsالأجسام
bathroombitelma - حمام
bednamousayate - سرير
bedroomtazaka nytasse - غرفة نوم
ceilingadlasse - سقف
chairlkourssi - كرسي
clotheslaksawte - ملابس
coatlfista - معطف
cupagallousse - كوب
deskmaktabe - مكتب
dresslaksawte - ثوب
floorlaghtare - طابق
forktissinafte - شوكة
furniturelahwayaje - أثاث
glassjaje - زجاج
hatakalmouke - قبعة
housetittarte - منزل
inklmidade - حبر
jacketstra - سترة
kitchenlkouzinate - مطبخ
knifeakhadmy - سكين
lamptabawalte - مصباح
lettertbrate - رسالة
maplkharitate - خريطة
newspaperjarnane - صحيفة
notebookمفكرة
pantsajardale - بنطلون
paperlwarkate - ورقة
penkrayou - قلم
pencilkrayou - قلم رصاص
pharmacyflfarmacienne - صيدلية
picturetaswirate - صورة
platelaghtarre - طبق
refrigeratortallajate - ثلاجة
restaurantمطعم
roofsdouhe - سطح
roomtazakka - غرفة
rugtassajate - سجادة
scissorslamkasse - مقص
shampooshampoine - شامبو
shirtlkamijate - قميص
shoessabbate - حذاء
soapsaboune - صابون
sockstkashare - جورب
spoontaghanjayte - ملعقة
tabletablate - طاولة
toiletمرحاض
toothbrushفرشاة أسنان
toothpasteمعجون أسنان
towelponja - منشفة
umbrellalamdalle - مظلة
underwearالملابس الداخلية
wallhide - حائط
wallettashkarte - محفظة
windowtakkate - نافذة
telephonetilifoune - هاتف

Feminine and Masculine have a very important role in Berber. Once you're done with the Tamazight Feminine, you might want to check the rest of our Berber lessons here: Learn Berber. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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