Datapoint Persian / Number of Genders

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  1. beneficii Says:

    Julie Audring argues that Persian has 2 genders: common (for humans) and neuter (for everything else). She says that Persian has a pronominal gender system like English. This is from her 2008 article published in “Morphology”:

    http://dare.ubvu.vu.nl/bitstream/handle/1871/19438/10.1007%20s11525-009-9124-y.pdf?sequence=1

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