Berber Plural

If you're trying to learn Berber Plural you will find some useful resources including a course about Plural and Singular... 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 Plural

Learning the Berber Plural 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 Plural is in the structure of the grammar in Berber.

Berber Plurals are grammatical numbers, typically referring to more than one of the referent in the real world. In the English language, singular and plural are the only grammatical numbers. Here are some examples:

English PluralBerber Plural
Pluralصيغة الجمع
my booklaktabe inoukhe - كتابي
my bookslaktouba inoukhe - كتبي
our daughteryallitnakhe - ابنتنا
our daughtersidyallitnakhe - بناتنا
I'm coldlikhe thoussikhe agde oujrisse - انى اشعر بالبرودة
we're coldlanathassa agdoujrisse - نحن نشعر بالبرودة
his chickenstyasite - دجاجه
their chickentiyazidine nsanne - دجاجهم

Notice the structure of the Plural in Berber.

List of Plurals in Berber

Below is a list of the Plurals and Singulars in Berber placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Berber vocabulary.

English PluralBerber Plural
alligatortimsahe - تمساح إستوائي
alligatorstmassihe - تماسيح
beardoupe - دب
bearsdouppa - دببة
birdatbir - طائر
birdsitbirane - طيور
bullafounasse - ثور
bullsifounassane - ثيران
catmouchaye - قط
catsimouchayane - قطط
cowtafounaste - بقرة
cowstifounassane - أبقار
deerilaghmane - أيل
many deertizarzarte - الغزلان
dogaydy - كلب
dogsydane - كلاب
donkeyighiyoule - حمار
donkeysighiyale - حمير
eaglenssare - نسر
eaglesnsoura - نسور
elephantlfile - فيل
elephantslafyoula - فيلة
giraffezarafa - زرافة
giraffeszarafate - زرافات
goattghate - ماعز
goatstighaydine - ماعز
horseyisse - حصان
horsesyssane - خيل
lionaghilasse - أسد
lionsighilassane - أسود
monkeylkarde - قرد
monkeyskrouda - قرود
mouseagarda - فأر
miceagardayane - فئران
rabbittagninte - أرنب
rabbitslagnayane - أرانب
snaketalafssa - ثعبان
snakestilafsawine - ثعابين
tigernmare - نمر
tigersnmoura - نمور
wolfoushane - ذئب
wolvesoushanne - ذئاب

Plural and Singular have a very important role in Berber. Once you're done with the Tamazight Plural, 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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