Maltese Feminine

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


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Maltese Feminine

Learning the Maltese Feminine displayed below is vital to the language. Maltese 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 FeminineMaltese Feminine
FeminineFemminil
he is happyhu/huwa kuntent
she is happyhi/hija kuntenta
he is Americanhu/huwa Amerikan
she is Americanhi/hija Amerikana
manraġel
womanmara
fathermissier
motheromm
brotherħu
sisteroħt
uncleziju
auntzija
bullbarri
cowbaqra
boytifel
girltifla

Notice the structure of the Feminine in Maltese.

List of Feminine in Maltese

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

English VocabularyMaltese Vocabulary
objectsoġġetti
bathroomkamra tal-banju
bedsodda
bedroomkamra tas-sodda
ceilingsaqaf
chairsiġġu
clothesħwejjeġ
coatkowt
cupkikkra
deskdesk
dresslibsa
floorart
forkfurketta
furnituregħamara
glassħġieġ
hatkappell
housedar
inklinka
jacketġakketta
kitchenkċina
knifesikkina
lamplampa
letterittra
mapmappa
newspapergazzetta
notebookktejjeb tan-noti
pantsqalziet
paperkarta
penpinna
pencillapes
pharmacyspiżerija
picturestampa
plateplatt
refrigeratorfriġġ
restaurantristorant
roofsaqaf
roomkamra
rugtapit
scissorsmqass
shampooxampù
shirtqmis
shoesżarbun (S) / żraben (Pl.)
soapsapuna (S) / sapun (Pl.)
sockskalzetti
spoonmgħarfa
tablemejda
toilettojlit
toothbrushtoothbrush (xkupilja tas-snien)
toothpastetoothpaste
towelxugaman
umbrellaumbrella
underwearħwejjeġ ta' taħt
wallħajt
walletkartiera
windowtieqa
telephonetelefown

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


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