Nationalities

French Nationalities List

In this lesson you will learn how to say different nationalities in French. When you’re saying you’re from put “je suis” (I am) in front of your nationality. In French you must make the nationality adjective correspond with your gender – masculine or feminine. If your country starts with a vowel you must link the “je suis” with the adjective with a “z” sound. Also, you’ll notice that nationalities in French are not capitalized.

Vocabulary List

NATIONALITYMasculineFeminine
Americanaméricainaméricaine
Australianaustralienaustralienne
Belgianbelge(Same as masculine)
Brazilianbrésilienbrésilienne
Canadiancanadiencanadienne
Chinesechinoischinoise
Egyptianégyptienégyptienne
Englishanglaisanglaise
Frenchfrançaisfrançaise
Germanallemandallemande
Indianindienindienne
Irishirlandaisirlandaise
Israeliisraelienisraelienne
Italianitalienitalienne
Japanesejaponaisjaponaise
Mexicanmexicainmexicaine
Moroccanmarocainmarocaine
Dutchnéerlandaisnéerlandaise
Polishpolonaispolonaise
Portugueseportugaisportugaise
RussianrusseSame as masculine
SwisssuisseSame as masculine
Spanishespagnolespagnole
Swedishsuédoissuédoise

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