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Masculine and Feminine Nouns in English ✅


There’s masculine and feminine nouns in English. We use masculine and feminine nouns to show gender in different words when referring to people or animals. Masculine nouns are words for men, boys and male animals. Feminine nouns are words for women, girls and female animals.

Masculine and Feminine Nouns in English

Masculine        Feminine
actor                  actress
author               authoress
bachelor            spinster
boy                    girl
bridegroom      bride
brother             sister
conductor        conductress
count               countess
czar                  czarina
dad                  mum
daddy              mummy
duke                duchess
man                 woman
emperor          empress
father              mother
god                 goddess
grandfather    grandmother
heir                 heiress
hero                heroine
host                hostess
husband         wife
king                queen
man                woman
master            mistress
murderer        murderess
nephew           niece
poet                poetess
policeman       policewoman
prince              princess
sir                    madam
son                  daughter
uncle               aunt
wizard              witch
waiter              waitress

1.Actor – Actress

2.Groom – Bride

3.Giant – Giantess

4.Headmaster – Headmistress

5.Hero – Heroine

6.Host – Hostess

7.King – Queen

8.Milkman – Milkmaid

9.Prince – Princess

10.Steward – Stewardess

11.Widower – Widow

12.Wizard – Witch

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