In Song of Songs 6, verses 4 and 10, the woman is described as כַּנִּדְגָּלֽוֹת אֲיֻמָּ֖ה, "awesome as the banner-exalting [ones]", with the participle "banner-exalting" being feminine plural. I think this word is usually interpreted as something like "an army bearing banners" - but why is it feminine?

[Forgive me if this is a basic question, I haven't studied Hebrew.]

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