B.Com Part 1 Functional English Genders Topic

(Last Updated On: March 7, 2018)

Functional English Genders Topic

Genders

 

Sr No:

Masculine

Feminine

1 Bachelor Main/Spinster Virgin
2 Boar Sow
3 Boy Girl
4 Brave Squaw
5 Brother Sister
6 Buck Doe
7 Bull/Ox Cow
8 Bullock/Steer Heifer
9 Cock Hen
10 Cockerel Hen
11 Colt Filly
12 Dog Bitch
13 Drake Duck
14 Drone Bee
15 Earl Countess
16 Father Mother
17 Monk/Friar Nun
18 Gender Goose
19 Gentleman Lady
20 Hart Roe
21 Horse/Stallion Mare
22 Husband Wife
23 King Queen
24 Lord Lady
25 Man Woman
26 Lad Lass
27 Nephew Niece
28 Papa Mamma
29 Ram/Wether Ewe
30 Sir Madam/dame
31 Sire Dam
32 Son Daughter
33 Stag Hind
34 Uncle Aunt
35 Wizard Witch
36 Billy-goat Nanny-goat
37 Jack-ass She-ass
38 Tom-cat Tabby-cat
39 Bridegroom Bride
40 Fox Vixen
41 Widower Widow
42 Administrator Administratix
43 Beau Belle
44 Czar Czarina
45 Don Donna
46 Executor Executrix
47 Hero Heroine
48 Prosecutor Prosecutrix
49 Signor Signora
50 Sultan Sultana
51 Beau Belle
52 Master Mistress

 

Point 2

Masculine ending in ’er’ and ‘or’ form their feminine by eliminating ‘e’ and ‘o’ and by adding ‘ress’ to the end.

Sr #

Masculine

Feminine

1 Actor Actress
2 Benefactor Benefactress
3 Conductor Conductress
4 Director Directress
5 Enchanter Enchantress
6 Hunter Huntress
7 Instructor Instructress
8 Negro Negress
9 Porter Portress
10 Proprietor Proprietress
11 Seamstress Seamstresses
12 Songster Songstress
13 Tempter Temptress
14 Tiger Tigress
15 Traitor Traitress
16 Waiter Waitress
17 Emperor Empress

 

Exceptions

Sr #

Masculine

Feminine

1 Governor Governess
2 Murderer Murdress
3 Sorcerer Sorceress
4 Mayor Mayoress
5 Prior Prioress
6 Author Authoress

 

Point # 3

Sr #

Masculine

Feminine

1 Baron Baroness
2 Lion Lioness
3 Giant Giantess
4 God Goddess
5 Heir Heiress
6 Host Hostess
7 Jew Jewess
8 Count Countess
9 Poet Poetess
10 Peer Peeress
11 Priest Priestess
12 Prior Prioress

 

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