Berber Articles

If you're trying to learn Berber Articles you will find some useful resources including a course about Definite and Indefinite Articles... to help you with your Berber 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 Berber. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Berber Articles

Learning the Berber Articles 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 Berber language. But first we need to know what the role of Articles is in the structure of the grammar in Berber.

Berber articles are words that combine with a noun to indicate the type of reference being made by the noun. Generally articles specify the grammatical definiteness of the noun. Examples are "the, a, and an". Here are some examples:

English ArticlesBerber Articles
articlesمقالات
theال
ano equivalent in arabic
oneirjane - واحد
someafouhe - بعض
fewafouhe - قليل
the booklaktabe - الكتاب
the bookslaktouba - الكتب
a bookayane naktabe - كتاب
one bookidjane naktabe - كتاب واحد
some booksafouhe naktouba - بعض الكتب
few booksالقليل من الكتب

Notice the structure of the Articles in Berber.

List of Articles in Berber

Below is a list of vocabulary where you can use the Definite and Indefinite Articles in Berber. Try to practice but also memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Berber vocabulary.

English VocabularyBerber Vocabulary
Foodlmaklate - غذاء
almondslouze - لوز
breadagroume - خبز
breakfastlafdoure - إفطار
buttertloussi - زبدة
candylhalwa - حلوى
cheeselajbane - جبن
chickentyazite - دجاج
cuminkammoune - كمون
dessertlhalwa - حلوى
dinneramanssi - عشاء
fishisalmane - سمك
fruitفاكهة
ice creamlaglace - الآيس كريم
lamboufrishe - خروف
lemonlatshine - ليمون
lunchlafdoure - غداء
mealmoulou - وجبة
meattakattite - لحم
ovenafarane - فرن
peppertifalfalte - فلفل
plantsنباتات
porktakattite nouhalloufe - لحم خنزير
saladsladate - سلطة
salttissante - ملح
sandwichsandwishe - شطيرة
sausageسجق
souplasauce - حساء
sugarsoukkare - سكر
supperamansy - عشاء
turkeytyazite - ديك رومى
appletaffahe - تفاحة
bananalbanane - موز
orangeslatshine - برتقال
peacheslkhoukhe - خوخ
peanutibawane - الفول السوداني
pearsكمثرى
pineappleananansse - أناناس
grapesadile - عنب
strawberriestoute - فراولة
vegetableslkhoudarte - خضروات
carrotzroudiya - جزر
corndra - ذرة
cucumberlakhiyare - خيار
garlictouma - ثوم
lettucelkhasse - خس
oliveszitoune - زيتون
onionslabsale - بصل
pepperstifalfalte - الفلفل
potatoesbatata - البطاطس
pumpkinاليقطين
beansفاصوليا
tomatoestmatichte - طماطم

Definite and Indefinite Articles have a very important role in Berber. Once you're done with the Tamazight Articles, you might want to check the rest of our Berber lessons here: Learn Berber. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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