Tagalog Noun Gender

A few nouns have a female equivalent that ends in /a/. Examples:

male

female

translation

Pilipino

Pilipina

Filipino

doktor

doktora

doctor

tindero

tindera

vendor, shopkeeper

Amerikano

Amerikana

American

propesor

propesora

professor

Italyano

Italyana

Italian

Mexicano

Mexicana

Mexican

male

Pilipino

female

Pilipina

translation

Filipino

male

doktor

female

doktora

translation

doctor

male

tindero

female

tindera

translation

vendor, shopkeeper

male

Amerikano

female

Amerikana

translation

American

male

propesor

female

propesora

translation

professor

male

Italyano

female

Italyana

translation

Italian

male

Mexicano

female

Mexicana

translation

Mexican

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