Sindhi Gender

Welcome to the fifth Sindhi 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 Sindhi to help you practice your daily phrases.

man
man
مڙد
woman
woman
عورت
husband
husband
مڙس
wife
wife
زال
boy
boy
ڇوڪرو
girl
girl
ڇوڪري
father
father
پيءُ
mother
mother
ماءُ

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
Sindhi
my son is a student
[masculine + noun]
منهنجو پٽ هڪ شاگرد آهي
her daughter is a student
[feminine + noun]
منهنجي ڌي هڪ شاگردياڻي آهي
he has a tall brother
[adjective + masculine]
هن کي هڪ ڊگھو ڀاءُ آهي
she has a tall sister
[adjective + feminine]
هن کي هڪ ڊگھي ڀيڻ آهي
his brothers are young
[plural masculine + adjective]
هن جا ڀائر ننڍا آهن
his sisters are young
[plural feminine + adjective]
هن کي ننڍڙيون ڀينر آهن

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
پٽ
daughter
daughter
ڌيءُ
brother
brother
ڀاءُ
sister
sister
ڀيڻ
grandfather
grandfather
ڏاڏو
grandmother
grandmother
ڏاڏي
child
child
ٻارُ
children
children
ٻارڙاَ

Expressions in Sindhi

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

English
Sindhi
What do you mean?
توهان جو ڇا مطلب آهي؟
I don't understand
مان نـ سمجهيس
I don't know
مونکي خبر ناهي
What is that called in Sindhi?
انهي کي سنڌيءَ ۾ڇا چئبو آهي؟
What is this?
هي ڇا آهي؟
What does that word mean in English?
انهي لفظ جي انگريزي ۾ ڇا معنيٰ ٿيندي؟
Sorry (if you made a mistake)
معاف ڪجو

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

Sindhi Plural   Sindhi Plural

Sindhi Numbers   Sindhi Numbers



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