femminile

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fēminīnus, with change of suffix by dissimilation. Equivalent to femmina (female, noun) +‎ -ile.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fem.miˈni.le/
  • Rhymes: -ile
  • Hyphenation: fem‧mi‧nì‧le

Adjective[edit]

femminile (masculine and feminine plural femminili)

  1. female
    Antonym: maschile
  2. feminine
    Synonyms: femmineo, donnesco
    Antonyms: maschile, mascolino
  3. (grammar) feminine
    Antonym: maschile
  4. womanish, womanly
    Synonyms: femmineo, donnesco
    Antonyms: maschile, mascolino, virile

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

femminile m (plural femminili)

  1. (grammar) feminine gender
    Antonym: maschile

See also[edit]