Uzbek Gender

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

man
man Audio
erkak
woman
woman Audio
ayol
husband
husband Audio
er
wife
wife Audio
hotin
boy
boy Audio
o'g'il bola
girl
girl Audio
qiz bola
father
father Audio
ota
mother
mother Audio
ona

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
Uzbek
my son is a student
[masculine + noun]
mening o'g'lim talaba Audio
her daughter is a student
[feminine + noun]
uning qizi talaba Audio
he has a tall brother
[adjective + masculine]
uning baland bo'yli akasi/ukasi bor Audio
she has a tall sister
[adjective + feminine]
uning baland bo'yli opasi/singlisi bor Audio
his brothers are young
[plural masculine + adjective]
uning ukalari yosh Audio
his sisters are young
[plural feminine + adjective]
uning singillari yosh 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
o'g'il
daughter
daughter Audio
qiz
brother
brother Audio
aka/uka
sister
sister Audio
opa/singil
grandfather
grandfather Audio
bo'va
grandmother
grandmother Audio
bo'vi
child
child Audio
bola
children
children Audio
bolalar

Expressions in Uzbek

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

English
Uzbek
What do you mean?
nimani nazarda tutayapsiz? Audio
I don't understand
men tushunmayapman Audio
I don't know
men bilmayman Audio
What is that called in Uzbek?
bu o'zbek tilida qanday aytiladi? Audio
What is this?
bu nima? Audio
What does that word mean in English?
bu so'z ingliz tilida nima ma'noni anglatadi? Audio
Sorry (if you made a mistake)
kechirasiz Audio

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

Uzbek Plural   Uzbek Plural

Uzbek Numbers   Uzbek Numbers



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