Basque Adjectives

If you're trying to learn Basque Adjectives you will find some useful resources including a course about Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes... to help you with your Basque grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Basque. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Basque Adjectives

Learning the Basque Adjectives is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Basque language. But first we need to know what the role of Adjectives is in the structure of the grammar in Basque.

Basque Adjectives are words that describe or modify another person or thing in the sentence. Here are some examples:

English AdjectivesBasque Adjectives
adjectivesadjektiboak
a green treezuhaitz berde bat
a tall buildingaltuerako eraikina
a very old manoso gizon zahar bat
the old red houseetxe gorri zaharra
a very nice friendoso lagun jator bat

Notice the structure of the Adjectives in Basque.

List of Adjectives in Basque

Below is a list of the Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes in Basque placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Basque vocabulary.

English AdjectivesBasque Adjectives
colorskolore
blackbeltza
blueurdina
brownmarroia
graygrisa
greenorlegia
orangelaranja
purplemorea
redgorria
whitezuri
yellowhoria
sizestamaina
bighandia
deepsakona
longluze
narrowestu
shortlabur
smalltxiki
tallaltu, garaia
thicklodi
thinmehe
widezabala
shapesforma
circularzirkular
straightzuzen
squarekarratu
triangulartriangeluar
tastesdastamen
bittermingotsa
freshfreskoa
saltygazia
sourgarratz
spicymin
sweetgozoa
qualitiesezaugarriak
badtxarra
cleangarbi
darkiluna
difficultzaila
dirtyzikina
drylehor
easyerraza
emptyhutsik
expensivegarestia
fastazkarra
foreignatzerriko
fullosoa
goodona
hardgogorra
heavyastuna, pisuduna
inexpensiveekonomikoa
lightargia
localtokiko
newberri
noisyzaratatsu
oldzaharra
powerfulindartsua
quietlasaiak
correctzuzena
slowmotela
softbiguna
veryoso
weakahula
wethezea
wrongoker
younggazte
quantitieskopuruak
fewbatzuk
littlegutxi
manyhainbat
muchaskoz
partparte
somezenbait
a fewbatzuk
wholeosoa

Adjectives, Colors, Shapes, Sizes have a very important role in Basque. Once you're done with the Euskara Adjectives, you might want to check the rest of our Basque lessons here: Learn Basque. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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