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Gender: gender

Irish has two gender forms: masculine and feminine.

Masc: masculine gender

In general, words ending in a broad consonant are masculine. Exceptions include words ending in slender -óir, -eoir, and -ín, which are masculine.

Examples

Fem: feminine gender

In general, words ending in a slender consonant are feminine. Exceptions include words ending in a broad -óg, or -eog, which are feminine.

Examples


Gender in other languages: [bej] [bg] [cs] [cy] [en] [fr] [ga] [grc] [it] [myv] [pt] [ru] [sl] [sv] [u] [uk]