Azerbaijani Gender

Welcome to the fifth Azerbaijani lesson about gender. This time we will view a list of people, feminine and masculine, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of expressions in Azerbaijani to help you practice your daily phrases.

man
man Audio
kişi
woman
woman Audio
qadın
husband
husband Audio
ər
wife
wife Audio
arvad
boy
boy Audio
oğlan
girl
girl Audio
qız
father
father Audio
ata
mother
mother Audio
ana

Gender Grammar Rules

In general, gender is used to distinguish between male and female, sometimes referred to as masculine and feminine. For example: my son and daughter are students the noun [son] is masculine, while [daughter] is feminine. The following examples use gender in different ways and places to demonstrate their behavior.

Grammar + Rules
Azerbaijani
my son is a student
[masculine + noun]
mənim oğlum tələbədir Audio
her daughter is a student
[feminine + noun]
onun (qadın cinsi) qızı tələbədir Audio
he has a tall brother
[adjective + masculine]
onun (kişi cinsi) hündür qardaşı var Audio
she has a tall sister
[adjective + feminine]
onun (qadın cinsi) hündür bacısı var Audio
his brothers are young
[plural masculine + adjective]
onun (kişi cinsi) qardaşları cavandırlar Audio
his sisters are young
[plural feminine + adjective]
onun (kişi cinsi) bacıları cavandırlar Audio

The list below will probably provide more clarification. These are family members (males and females). I think it would be wise to memorize them as part of your important vocabulary list.

son
son Audio
oğul
daughter
daughter Audio
qız
brother
brother Audio
qardaş
sister
sister Audio
bacı
grandfather
grandfather Audio
baba
grandmother
grandmother Audio
nənə
child
child Audio
uşaq
children
children Audio
uşaqlar

Expressions in Azerbaijani

Now it's time to practice expressions used in daily conversations. If you're a beginner in learning Azerbaijani, then the phrases below are something you would want to know.

English
Azerbaijani
What do you mean?
siz nə demək istəyirsiniz? Audio
I don't understand
mən başa düşmürəm Audio
I don't know
mən bilmirəm Audio
What is that called in Azerbaijani?
bu azərbaycan dilində necə adlanır? Audio
What is this?
bu nədir? Audio
What does that word mean in English?
bu sözün ingilis dilində mənası nədir? Audio
Sorry (if you made a mistake)
bağışlayın Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the gender in Azerbaijani. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now it's time to check the next lesson below.

Azerbaijani Plural   Azerbaijani Plural

Azerbaijani Numbers   Azerbaijani Numbers



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