Hindi Feminine

Hindi Feminine

If you're trying to learn Hindi Feminine which is also called Devanagari, check our courses about genders: Feminine and Masculine... to help you with your Hindi 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 Hindi. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!

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Hindi Feminine

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

Hindi 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 FeminineHindi Feminine
Femininestri - स्त्री
he is happyvah khush hai |  - वह खुश है | 
she is happyvah khush hai |  - वह खुश है | 
he is Americanvah ameriki hai |  - वह अमेरिकी है | 
she is Americanvah ameriki hai |  - वह अमेरिकी है | 
manaadami or purush   - आदमी or पुरुष  
womanmahila or stri  - महिला or स्त्री 
fatherpita - पिता
mothermaan - मां
brotherbhaai - भाई
sisterbahan - बहन
unclechacha - चाचा
auntchachi - चाची
bullsaand  - सांड 
cowgaay - गाय
boyladka - लड़का
girlladaki - लड़की

As you can see from the example above, the structure of the Feminine in Hindi has a logical pattern. Locate the Feminine above and see how it works with the rest of the sentence in Devanagari.

List of Feminine in Hindi

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

English VocabularyHindi Vocabulary
objectsvastuon - वस्तुओं
bathroomnahaane ka kamara  - नहाने का कमरा 
bedbistar - बिस्तर
bedroomshayanakaksh - शयनकक्ष
ceilingchhat - छत
chairkursi - कुरसी
clotheskapade - कपड़े
coatkot - कोट
cuppyala - प्याला
deskdesk - डेस्क
dressposhaak - पोशाक
floormanjil - मंजिल
forkkaanta - कांटा
furniturefarnichar - फर्नीचर
glassgilaas - गिलास
hattopi - टोपी
houseghar - घर
inksyahi - स्याही
jacketjaiket - जैकेट
kitchenrasoighar - रसोईघर
knifechaku - चाकू
lampdeepak - दीपक
letterpatra - पत्र
mapmaanachitra - मानचित्र
newspaperakhabaar - अख़बार
notebooknotabuk - नोटबुक
pantspaint - पैंट
paperkagaz - काग़ज़
penkalam - क़लम
pencilpensil - पेन्सिल
pharmacyaushadhalay - औषधालय
picturechitra - चित्र
plateplet - प्लेट
refrigeratorfrij - फ्रिज
restaurantbhojanalay - भोजनालय
roofchhat - छत
roomkamara - कमरा
ruggalicha - गलीचा
scissorskatarni or kainchi  - कतरनी or कैंची 
shampooshaimpu - शैम्पू
shirtkameej  - कमीज 
shoesjoote - जूते
soapsaabun - साबुन
socksmoze - मोज़े
spoonchammach - चम्मच
tabletaalika - तालिका
toiletshauchalay - शौचालय
toothbrushtoothabrash - टूथब्रश
toothpastetoothapest - टूथपेस्ट
toweltauliya - तौलिया
umbrellachhata - छाता
underwearandaraviyar - अंडरवियर
walldeevar - दीवार
walletbatua - बटुआ
windowkhidaki - खिड़की
telephonetelifaon or doorabhash  - टेलीफ़ोन or दूरभाष 

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


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