ġens

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جِنْس (jins).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ġens m (plural ġnus)

  1. people, nation
  2. society (people of one’s country or community as a whole)
  3. gender, sex (male or female)
  4. (biology, taxonomy) genus (rank in a taxonomic classification)
  5. (grammar) gender

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