Maltese Plural

This page provides information about the plural in Maltese. Below is a list of singular (one) and plural (many) words, listed side by side.

Woman: Mara
Women: Nisa
Language: Lingwa
Languages: Lingwi
Man: Raġel
Men: Irġiel
Country: Pajjiż
Countries: Pajjiżi
Boy: Tifel
Boys: Subien
Lake: Għadira
Lakes: Għadajjar
Girl: Tifla
Girls: Bniet
Pen: Pinna
Pens: Pinen

These examples show a sentence with both singular and plural forms. The list includes the use of nouns, numbers and pronouns.

I visited one country: Żort pajjiż wieħed
She visited three countries: Hi żaret tliet pajjiżi
She has one sister: Hi għandha oħta
He has two sisters: Hi għandha żewġ ħuta bniet
We speak two languages: Aħna nitkellmu żewġ lingwi
They speak four languages: Huma jitkellmu erba' lingwi

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