What is percent distribution of genders in German nouns?

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Based on a random sample of 172 words:
masculine 42%
feminine 35%
neuter 23%
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What are the gender of noun?

The gender of a noun is a way to cetegorize words. In German grammar for instance, there are three genders: masculinum, femininum and neutrum.The gender of a word affects how it is used and referenced in sentences and does not nescessarily have anything to do with the meaning of a word. In fact the (MORE)

Distinguishing the gender of nouns?

There is no gender in the English noun. All English nouns are of common gender. In languages that still distinguish grammatical gender in the noun, it must be learned along with the meaning. Some languages help us by having the definite article. In French, for example, we always learn that the word (MORE)

Gender of nouns?

There is no gender in the English noun. All English nouns take the same verb forms, the same adjective forms and the same articles. Grammatical gender has nothing to do with sex. Gender of Nouns: 1. Masculine - refers to a male person or animal. e.g. father 2. Feminine - refers to a fema (MORE)

What are the examples of feminine gender of noun?

In English there are no masculine or feminine forms. English uses gender specific nouns for a male or a female. Some examples of gender nouns for a female are: . aunt . bride . cow . daughter . doe . duchess . empress . ewe . female . girl . grandmother . hen . hind . hostess . je (MORE)

What are the genders of a noun?

There is no gender in the English noun. Grammatical gender became extinct in English during the Middle English period. In those languages that still have it, grammatical gender is a formal classification of words that has no necessary connection to their meaning. Indo-European languages have a maxim (MORE)

What is the distribution of individuals by gender?

Much of the information available about this is on acountry-by-country basis. The distribution varies. In China forinstance, the ratio of males to females is 1.06; in Canada it isabout 0.99. Information about other countries is available onwikipedia; look for, say, 'India demographics'.

What is the gender of the noun pilot?

The noun 'pilot' is a common gender noun as a word for amale or a female who flies an airplane. The noun 'pilot' is a neuter noun as a word for a televisionprogram made to test audience reaction. The word pilot can be used as a noun or a verb. Examples: Noun: The pilot landed the plane. Ver (MORE)

What are the example of gender noun?

The genders for nouns with examples . male: man, father, uncle, son, brother, priest, king, bull, rooster, ram, buck . female: woman, mother, aunt, daughter, sister, nun, queen, cow, hen, ewe, doe . common: teacher, employee, boss, doctor, neighbor, friend, cattle, bear, snake . neuter: house (MORE)

Examples of common genders of noun?

A common gender noun is a word for a person or a thing that can bea male or a female. Examples: . adult . baby . camel . dentist . elephant . fish . guest . human . inmate . jockey . kid . llama . monkey . neighbor . operator . people . qualifier . robin . snake . tortoise . un (MORE)

What is the gender of a noun?

In English, the gender of nouns are: . gender specific noun for a male (king, father, cowboy,etc.) . gender specific noun for a female (queen, aunt, waitress,etc.) . common gender noun, a word for a male or a female (teacher,parent, friend, etc.) . neuter noun, a word for something that has no (MORE)

What are the gender and a noun determiner?

The genders of nouns are: . gender specific noun for a male (man, father, king, stallion,bull) . gender specific noun for a female (sister, aunt, queen, mare,cow) . common gender noun, a word for male or female (parent, friend,teacher, horse, bird) . neuter noun, a word for something that (MORE)

What gender is Fantasy-Film in German?

I assume you are refering to the gender of the article. In a combined word the gender of the last word dominates. Die Fantasie.(feminin) Der Film.(masculine) Der Fantasie-Film. (Therefor masculine.)

What are the genders of nouns give examples?

Examples of nouns that are gender specific are: FOR A MALE boy father king uncle stallion rooster FOR A FEMALE sister mother queen niece mare hen Examples of common gender nouns , words that can befor a male or a female are: accountant parent neighbor relative horse poultry (MORE)

What is Number of a Noun and gender of a Noun?

The number for nouns is singular or plural. Someexamples of singular and plural forms: orange, oranges neighbor, neighbors tooth, teeth knife, knives man, men The gender for nouns is the word for a male, afemale, a person or thing of either gender (a common gender noun),or a thing that has no g (MORE)

Gender of German shepherd for police?

it doesn't matter witch gender for a police dog, all dogs (mostly German shephards) are good for police dogs, as long as they can do the job, isn't that the point, to get the job done, it doesn't matter what breed or gender

What genders of noun is spinster?

The noun 'spinster' is a gender specific noun for a female , a word for a woman who is past a childbearing age but has never married. At the time the word 'spinster' was commonly used, no correspondingnoun for a male was used because an unmarried man of any age is notpast an age for (the expectatio (MORE)

What is the gender noun of doe?

The gender noun doe is a word for a female antelope, deer, gerbil, giraffe, hamster, hare, kangaroo, mouse,rabbit, rat, squirrel, or weasel.

What is the meaning of the gender of nouns?

English uses gender specific nouns for male, female, common gender(words that can be a male or a female), and neuter nouns (words forthings that have no gender). Some examples are: Male gender: father, uncle, boy, king, bull, ram, gander, rooster,etc. Female gender: sister, grandma, niece, princess (MORE)

What is meant by gender in nouns?

Gender nouns are words that tell you what the person or animal is but also what gender that person or animal is. Example: Parents, neutral Father, masculine gender Mother, feminine gender Chicken, neutral Rooster, masculine Hen, feminine Pilot, neutral aviator, masculine aviatri (MORE)

What is the gender noun of male aviator?

Back in the olden days when women were assigned a different noun for the same occupation, and a male pilot was called an aviator, a female pilot was called an aviatrix .

What are common gender nouns?

A common gender noun is a word for a person or an animal that canbe male or female. Some examples are: . animal . bee . cousin . doctor . engineer . friend . guest . horse . infant . journalist . kitten . lawyer . manager . neighbor . ostrich . parent . people . p (MORE)

Noun filly belongs to which gender?

Nouns in English have no gender, all nouns are neuter. English has specific words for a male or female, such as the noun filly, a female horse, usually less than four years of age.

What is the gender of the German word aussicht?

Feminine: die Aussicht. Most abstract nouns formed by adding -t to a verbal root are feminine, e.g., sehen -> die Sicht; pflegen -> die Pflicht; mögen -> die Macht; fahren -> die Fahrt; fliehen -> die Flucht; etc.

How do you distinguish the three genders of the in German?

The question is vague, since there are in fact six forms of the word "the" in German: der, die, das, dem, den, des. Which form is used is not enough, in itself, to denote gender, since the tense (nominative, dative, accusative, genitive) also matters.

What is the gender noun of george?

The noun George is usually a name for a male or a man (gender nouns), although not exclusively. A female is most often named Georgia or a variation. The name George is also a surname, a last name for a male or a female. Note: Any name, first or last must always be capitalized.

What is the opposite gender of the noun midwife?

The noun 'midwife' is a common gender noun; a word for a person, who is not a doctor, whose profession is overseeing pregnancies and delivering babies. In modern societies, a midwife is often a specially trained nurse; the noun nurse is also a common gender noun.

What are the genders nouns?

Gender nouns are words specifically for a male or female person or animal; common gender nouns that are words for either a male or a female; and neutral nouns for things that are non-living things. Examples: . male gender noun: father, brother, son, uncle, king, buck, stallion, rooster . female (MORE)

What is the opposite gender noun of giant?

The noun 'giant' is a common gender noun as a wordfor a male or a female of great size. The noun 'giant' is a neuter noun as a word for astar of great size and luminosity compared to ordinary stars. In the past, a female of great size was called a 'giantess',however, the term is seldom used (MORE)

What is the opposite gender of noun of bachelor?

The noun for a male is a bachelor; the noun for a female is aspinster. The word bachelorette is a more recent addition to popular culture,because the word spinster has such negative connotations.

What is the opposite gender of noun of swain?

A swain is male admirer, a beau, a boyfriend; a female is a femaleadmirer, a girl, a girlfriend, or leman, a word for sweetheart,lover, or mistress; a word as old fashioned as swain.

What are examples of collective nouns and their gender?

A collective noun does not have a gender. A collective noun is aword used to group people or things taken together as one whole ina descriptive way. Examples: a bushel of corn a troupe of actors a bunch of grapes a ream of paper a pack of wolves a panel of judges a bouquet of f (MORE)

Gender of noun?

The noun 'noun' is a neuter noun , a word for something thathas no gender. The genders of nouns in English are: . a noun for a male . a noun for a female . a common gender noun, a word for someone or something that canbe a male or a female . a neuter noun, a word for something that has no gen (MORE)