Translation of "female" - English-Portuguese dictionary


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

B1 belonging to the sex that can have babies

feminino, fêmea
a female butterfly
noun uk /ˈfiː·meɪl/ /ˈfi·meɪl/

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

mulher, fêmea
Our dog’s just had puppies – three males and two females.

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