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"Do they have a gender?"

Translation:Hebben zij een geslacht?

January 20, 2015

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

Are there gender neutral pronouns for people in Dutch?


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

Nope, we don't have them. We'll write 'hij/zij' instead.


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

Curious about the en tymology here. Slacht means slaughter right? Any relation to geslacht, or just a coincidence?

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