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"a husband and a wife"

Translation:زَوْج وَزَوْجة

August 28, 2019

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

So it's a gender neutral term? Like partner, instead of (literal) husband / wife?

August 28, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TJ_Q8

زوج (zawj) = husband
زوجة (zawjah) = wife

Arabic has no neutral.

August 28, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Syeda126059

No, the ending indicates gender. Words ending in ة are generally female. I'm not an expert, they may always be female.

August 28, 2019
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