Hebrew Feminine

If you're trying to learn Hebrew Feminine you will find some useful resources including a course about genders: Feminine and Masculine... to help you with your Hebrew 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 Hebrew. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Hebrew Feminine

Learning the Hebrew Feminine displayed below is vital to the language. Hebrew 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 FeminineHebrew Feminine
Femininenekeveh - נקבה
he is happyhoa meaosher - הוא מאושר
she is happyheya meaosheret - היא מאושרת
he is Americanhoa amereykeaey - הוא אמריקאי
she is Americanheya amereykeaeyt - היא אמריקאית
manaeysh - איש
womanasheh - אשה
fatheravea - אבא
motheramea - אמא
brotheraẖ - אח
sisteraẖot - אחות
uncleḏoḏ - דוד
auntḏoḏeh - דודה
bullshor - שור
cowfereh - פרה
boyeyleḏ - ילד
girleyleḏeh - ילדה

Notice the structure of the Feminine in Hebrew.

List of Feminine in Hebrew

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

English VocabularyHebrew Vocabulary
objectsẖefetseym - חפצים
bathroomameveṭeyh - אמבטיה
bedmeyṭeh - מיטה
bedroomẖeḏer hesheyneh - חדר השינה
ceilingtekereh - תקרה
chairkhesea - כסא
clothesvegueḏeym - בגדים
coatme'eyl - מעיל
cupsefel - ספל
desksholeẖen kheteyveh - שולחן כתיבה
dressshemeleh - שמלה
floorretsefeh - רצפה
forkmezelegue - מזלג
furniturereheyṭeym - רהיטים
glasskhos - כוס
hatkhove' - כובע
houseveyt - בית
inkḏeyo - דיו
jacketz 'keṭ - ז 'קט
kitchenmeṭeveẖ - מטבח
knifesekheyn - סכין
lampmenoreh - מנורה
lettermekhetev - מכתב
mapmefeh - מפה
newspaper'eton - עתון
notebookmeẖeveret - מחברת
pantsmekheneseyeym - מכנסיים
paperneyeyr - נייר
pen'eṭ - עט
pencil'eferon - עפרון
pharmacyveyt merekeẖet - בית מרקחת
picturetemoneh - תמונה
platetseleẖet - צלחת
refrigeratormekerer - מקרר
restaurantmese'eḏeh - מסעדה
roofguegue - גג
roomẖeḏer - חדר
rugsheṭeyẖ - שטיח
scissorsmesefereym - מספרים
shampooshemefo - שמפו
shirtẖoletseh - חולצה
shoesne'eleyeym - נעליים
soapsevon - סבון
socksguereveyeym - גרביים
spoonkhefeyt - כפית
tablesholeẖen - שולחן
toiletsheyroteym - שירותים
toothbrushmevereshet sheyneyeym - מברשת שיניים
toothpastemesheẖet sheyneyeym - משחת שיניים
towelmeguevet - מגבת
umbrellameṭereyh - מטריה
underwearteẖetoneym - תחתונים
wallkeyr - קיר
walletarenek - ארנק
windowẖelon - חלון
telephoneṭelefon - טלפון

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


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