Italian – Noun Endings

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Masculine Noun Ending Singular
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Singular Masculine Nouns end in -o (bambino, ragazzo)
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Masculine Noun Ending Plural
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Plural Masculine Nouns end in -i (ragazzi)
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Feminine Noun Ending Singular
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Singular Feminine Nouns end in -a (bambina, studentessa)
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Feminine Noun Ending Plural
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Plural Feminine Nouns end in -e (studentesse)
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Nouns that can be either Feminine or Masculine
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Singular nouns that can be masculine or feminine and end in -e can be changed to plural by changing the -e to -i Example classe (singular) changes to classi (plural)
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Nouns ending in -ione
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Nouns that end in -ione (televisione & informazione) are usually feminine
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Nouns ending in consonants
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Nouns that end in a consonant (hamburger, bar) usually are masculine
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Plural form of casa
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case
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Plural form of cappuccino
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cappuccini
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Plural form of amore
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amori
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Plural form of film
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film (words that end in a consonant do not change the plural)
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Plural form of universitĂ 
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universitĂ  (nouns that end in an accented vowel do not change the plural)
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Plural form of nazione
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nazioni
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Plural form of cittĂ 
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cittĂ  (nouns that end in an accented vowel do not change the plural)
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Singular form of ragazze
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ragazza
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Singular form of ballerine
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ballerina
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Singular form of tè
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tè (nouns that end in an accented vowel do not change the plural)
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Singular form of computer
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computer (words that end in a consonant do not change the plural)

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