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Related / Similar Words: grammatical gender

 

Definition:
  • the properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles; "she didn''t want to know the sex of the foetus";
  • a grammatical category in inflected languages governing the agreement between nouns and pronouns and adjectives; in some languages it is quite arbitrary but in Indo-European languages it is usually based on sex or animateness;

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    Hyponyms: maleness, masculinity, androgyny, hermaphroditism, femaleness, feminineness, feminine, masculine, neuter

     

    Attributes: male, female, androgynous

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: pol and rod   Chinese: 性別  
    Danish: køn   Dutch: geslacht  
    Finnish: suku and sukupuoli   French: genre and sexe  
    Frisian: slachte   German: Geschlecht  
    Greek: φύλο and γένος   Hebrew: מגדר  
    Icelandic: kyn   Italian: genere  
    Japanese:   Korean:  
    Latin: genus   Portuguese: gênero and sexo  
    Russian: пол and род   Slovak: rod  
    Spanish: género   Swedish: genus  
     
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