niña

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See also: nina and Nina

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

niña f (plural niñas, masculine niño)

  1. feminine form of niño, girl

Usage notes[edit]

The noun niño is like several other Spanish nouns with a human referent. The masculine forms are used when the referent is known to be male, a group of males, a group of mixed or unknown gender, or an individual of unknown or unspecified gender. The feminine forms are used if the referent is known to be female or a group of females.