"La ley"

Translation:The law

March 30, 2017

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JosephKuni1

Is there an etymological reason that ley is feminine?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RyagonIV

The Latin root word, "lex", is feminine as well. There's not much more to it. Abstract nouns tend to be feminine.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Car54way

Why, Why, Why is it feminine? Do we have to memorize each word?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/yoink128

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