Kurdish Prepositions

If you're trying to learn Kurdish Prepositions you will find some useful resources including a course about time and place prepositions and and demonstrative pronouns... to help you with your Kurdish 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 Kurdish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Kurdish Prepositions

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

Kurdish prepositions link nouns, pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence. The word or phrase that the preposition introduces is called the object of the preposition. Here are some examples:

English PrepositionsKurdish Prepositions
Prepositionsئاوەڵفرمانەکان
inside the houseلەناو ماڵەکە
outside the carلە دەرەوەی سەیارەکە
with meلەگەڵ من
without himبەبێ من
under the tableلەژێر مێزەکە
after tomorrowدوای سبەینێ
before sunsetپێش خۆرئاوا
but I'm busyبەڵام من سەرم قاڵە

Notice the structure of the Prepositions in Kurdish.

List of Prepositions in Kurdish

Below is a list of the Time place and demonstrative pronouns in Kurdish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Kurdish vocabulary.

English PrepositionsKurdish Prepositions
aboutسەبارەت
aboveسەروو
acrossبەرامبەر
afterلە دوای
againstدژ
amongلە نێوان (زیاتر لە دوو شت)
aroundلە دەوری
asهەروەک
atلە، لەناو، لەبەر
beforeلە پێش
behindلە پشت
belowلە خوار، لە ژێر
beneathلە ژێر، لەبن
besideلە تەنیشت
betweenلە نێوان (دوو شت)
beyondدوای ئەو
butبەڵام
byبە هۆی
despiteسەرەڕای
downخوارەوە
duringلە ماوەی
exceptجگە
forبۆ
fromلە
inلە ناو
insideلە ناوەوە
intoبۆناو
nearنزیک
nextپاشان
ofهینی
onلەسەر
oppositeبەرامبەر
outدەرەوە
outsideدەرەوە
overلەسەرو ، لەولای
perبۆ هەر
plusزیاتر
roundبە دەوردا
sinceلەو کاتەوە، لەبەر ئەوەی
thanلە
throughبە ناو
tillهەتا
toبۆ
towardبەرەو
underلە ژێر، کەمتر
unlikeلە یەک نەچوو
untilهەتا
upسەرەوە
viaبە هۆی
withلەگەڵ
withinلەناو
withoutبەبێ
two wordsدوو ووشە
according toبە پێی
because ofبە هۆی
close toنزیکی
due toلە ئاکامی، چاوەڕوانکراو
except forبێجگە لە
far fromدوور لە
inside ofلەناو
instead ofلە جیاتی
near toلە نزیک
next toلە تەنیشت
outside ofلە دەرەوەی
prior toلە پێش
three wordsسێ ووشە
as far asتا ڕادەی
as well asوە هەروەها
in addition toلەگەڵ ئەوەشدا
in front ofلەبەردەم
in spite ofسەرەڕای
on behalf ofلە لایەن
on top ofلە سەروو هەمووی
demonstrative prepositionsئاوەڵفرمانی ئامڕازی نیشانە
thisئەمە
thatئەوە
theseئەمانە
thoseئەوانە

Time place and demonstrative pronouns have a very important role in Kurdish. Once you're done with Kurdish Prepositions, you might want to check the rest of our Kurdish lessons here: Learn Kurdish. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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