Flemish Plural

If you're trying to learn Flemish Plural you will find some useful resources including a course about Plural and Singular... to help you with your Flemish 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 Flemish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Flemish Plural

Learning the Flemish Plural 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 Flemish language. But first we need to know what the role of Plural is in the structure of the grammar in Flemish.

Flemish Plurals are grammatical numbers, typically referring to more than one of the referent in the real world. In the English language, singular and plural are the only grammatical numbers. Here are some examples:

English PluralFlemish Plural
Pluralmeervoud
my bookmijn/m'n boek
my booksmijn/m'n boeken
our daughteronze dochter
our daughtersonze dochters
I'm coldIk heb kou
we're coldWij hebben kou
his chickenszijn/z'n kippen
their chickenhun kippen

Notice the structure of the Plural in Flemish.

List of Plurals in Flemish

Below is a list of the Plurals and Singulars in Flemish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Flemish vocabulary.

English PluralFlemish Plural
alligatoralligator/krokodil
alligatorsalligators/krokodillen
bearbeer
bearsberen
birdvogel
birdsvogels
bullstier
bullsstieren
catkat/poes
catskatten/poezen
cowkoe
cowskoeien
deerhert
many deerveel herten
doghond
dogshonden
donkeyezel
donkeysezels
eaglearend
eaglesarenden/arends
elephantolifant
elephantsolifanten
giraffegiraf
giraffesgiraffen
goatgeit
goatsgeiten
horsepaard
horsespaarden
lionleeuw
lionsleeuwen
monkeyaap
monkeysapen
mousemuis
micemuizen
rabbitkonijn
rabbitskonijnen
snakeslang
snakesslangen
tigertijger
tigerstijgers
wolfwolf
wolveswolven

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


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