hermana

See also: hermaná

AsturianEdit

NounEdit

hermana f (plural hermanes)

  1. sister, female equivalent of hermanu

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /eɾˈmana/, [eɾˈma.na]
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

hermana f (plural hermanas, masculine hermano, masculine plural hermanos)

  1. female equivalent of hermano (sister)
Usage notesEdit

The noun hermano is like most 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.

Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

hermana

  1. inflection of hermanar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative