Lithuanian Feminine

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


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Lithuanian Feminine

Learning the Lithuanian Feminine displayed below is vital to the language. Lithuanian feminine refers to female qualities attributed specifically to women and girls or things considered feminine. The complement to feminine is masculine.

Grammar Tips:

In Lithuanian all words are Masculine or Feminine gender. What gender is the word you can see by the flexion. For example, Masculine are: darbas (work), lietuvis (Lithuanian), karys (warrior), dangus (sky), šuo (dog); Feminine are: galva (head), bitė (bee), akis (eye). You can see nouns with the ending –is in both clases. You need simply remember what gender belongs one or other noun with ending –is in nomintive.


Here are some examples:

English FeminineLithuanian Feminine
FeminineMoteriškas
he is happyjis yra laimingas
she is happyji yra laiminga
he is Americanjis yra amerikietis
she is Americanji yra amerikietė
manvyras
womanmoteris
fathertėvas
mothermotina
brotherbrolis
sistersesuo
uncledėdė
auntteta
bulljautis
cowkarvė
boyberniukas
girlmergina

Notice the structure of the Feminine in Lithuanian.

List of Feminine in Lithuanian

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

English VocabularyLithuanian Vocabulary
objectsobjektai
bathroomvonia
bedlova
bedroommiegamasis
ceilinglubos
chairkėdė
clothesdrabužiai
coatpaltas,apsiaustas
cuppuodelis
deskstalo
dresssuknelė
flooraukštas or grindys
forkšakutė
furniturebaldai
glassstiklas
hatskrybėlė
housenamas
inkrašalas
jacketstriukė
kitchenvirtuvė
knifepeilis
lamplempa
letterlaiškas
mapžemėlapis
newspaperlaikraštis
notebooksąsiuvinis/užrašų knygelė
pantskelnės
paperpopierius
penrašiklis
pencilpieštukas
pharmacyvaistinė
picturenuotrauka
plateplokštė or lėkštė
refrigeratoršaldytuvas
restaurantRestoranas
roofstogas
roomkambarys
rugpatiesalas, demblys
scissorsžirklės
shampoošampūnas
shirtmarškiniai
shoesavalynė
soapmuilas
sockskojinės
spoonšaukštas
tablelentelė or stalas (valgomasis)
toilettualetas
toothbrushšepetėlis
toothpastedantų pasta
towelrankšluostis
umbrellaskėtis
underwearapatiniai baltiniai
wallsienos
walletpiniginė
windowlangas
telephonetelefonas

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


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