Translation of "female" - English-Italian dictionary

female

adjective uk /ˈfiː·meɪl/ us /ˈfi·meɪl/

B1 belonging to the sex that can have babies

di sesso femminile
a female butterfly una farfalla femmina
noun uk /ˈfiː·meɪl/ /ˈfi·meɪl/

a person or animal that belongs to the sex that can produce eggs or have babies

donna, femmina
Our dog’s just had puppies – three males and two females. La nostra cagna ha appena avuto dei cuccioli – tre maschi e due femmine.

(Translation of “female” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)