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mari

English translation of mari

husband

In French, husband is translated as 'mari'. For example, if you want to say 'My husband is kind.' you would say 'Mon mari est gentil.'. Remember that the masculine possessive, 'mon', is used for 'mari'. This term is used widely in everyday speech and writing.


Example sentences using: mari

Mon mari est ingénieur

English translation of Mon mari est ingénieur

My husband is an engineer

This phrase is a simple statement referring to the speaker's husband's profession, emphasizing his position as an engineer.

Nous sommes allés au cinéma avec mon mari

English translation of Nous sommes allés au cinéma avec mon mari

We went to the cinema with my husband

This is a past tense statement about the speaker, her husband and possibly other people going to the cinema together.

Mon mari a un chat noir

English translation of Mon mari a un chat noir

My husband has a black cat

The speaker uses this sentence to state that her husband owns a black cat.

Je vais faire les courses avec mon mari

English translation of Je vais faire les courses avec mon mari

I'm going to do the shopping with my husband

This statement shows a future action of the speaker going to shop with her husband.

Mon mari a oublié son portefeuille

English translation of Mon mari a oublié son portefeuille

My husband forgot his wallet

The phrase is a simple past tense statement about the speaker's husband forgetting his wallet.

Le gâteau de mon mari est le meilleur

English translation of Le gâteau de mon mari est le meilleur

My husband's cake is the best

In this phrase, the speaker is emphasizing the superiority of the cake her husband makes.

Mon mari aime jouer au football

English translation of Mon mari aime jouer au football

My husband likes to play football

This phrase is about the speaker's husband and his interest in playing football.

Mon mari travaille tard ce soir

English translation of Mon mari travaille tard ce soir

My husband is working late tonight

In this sentence, the speaker is talking about her husband's work schedule for the evening.

Mon mari ne sait pas nager

English translation of Mon mari ne sait pas nager

My husband does not know how to swim

The speaker uses this phrase to express the fact that her husband lacks swimming skills.

J'adore quand mon mari cuisine

English translation of J'adore quand mon mari cuisine

I love when my husband cooks

In this sentence, the speaker is expressing her love for instances when her husband takes to preparing meals.

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