Moroccan Prepositions

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


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Moroccan Prepositions

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

Moroccan 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 PrepositionsMoroccan Prepositions/ Arabic Script
Prepositions - حروف الجر
inside the housefaddare - داخل المنزل
outside the carbarra siyara - خارج السيارة
with memaaya - معي
without himbla bihe - بدونه
under the tabletahte tabla - تحت الطاولة
after tomorrowbaade ghadda - بعد غد
before sunsetkbale lghouroube - قبل الغروب
but I'm busywalakine mashgouke - ولكن أنا مشغول

Notice the structure of the Prepositions in Moroccan.

List of Prepositions in Moroccan

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

English PrepositionsMoroccan Prepositions/ Arabic Script
abouthawle - حول
abovefouke - فوق
acrossaabre - عبر
afterbaade - بعد
againstdatte - ضد
amongbine - بين
aroundhawle - حول
asbhale - كما
atfi - في
beforekable - قبل
behindmoura - وراء
belowakalle mane - أقل من
beneathtahte - تحت
besidehda - بجانب
betweenbine - بين
beyondmoura - وراء
butwalakine - لكن
bymane kable - من قبل
despitebazzaze aaliya - على الرغم من
downtahte - أسفل
during khilale - خلال
exceptilla ida - إلا
forila - إلى
frommane - من
infi - في
insideldakkhale - داخل
intohatta - إلى
nearhda - قرب
nextly tabou - التالي
ofmane - من
onfi - في
oppositemaakasse - معاكس
outbarra - خارج
outsideman barra - خارج
overkhillale - خلال
perlkoulle - لكل
pluszaide - زائد
roundtouni - جولة
sincemnine - منذ
thanmane - من
throughmine khilale - من خلال
tillhatta - حتى
toila - إلى
towardmane - نحو
undertahte - تحت
unlikeaaksse - على عكس
untilhatta - حتى
upfouke - فوق
viab - بواسطة
withmaa - مع
withinfihe - ضمن
withoutblashe - بدون
two wordszouje kalmate - كلمتين
according tobahssabe - بحسب
because ofbsbabe - بسبب
close tokriba mane - قريبة من
due tobsbabe - بسبب
except formane ghire - باستثناء
far frombaaide - بعيد عن
inside ofmane dakhale - داخل
instead ofbadalane mane - بدلا من
near tokribe mane - بالقرب من
next tohda - قرب
outside ofbarra - خارج
prior tokable - قبل
three words - ثلاث كلمات
as far asbkdare ma - بقدر ما
as well aswa kadalike - وكذلك
in addition tozide aaliha - بالإضافة إلى
in front ofgaddame - أمام
in spite ofbazzaze man - على الرغم من
on behalf ofbismy - باسم
on top ofhouke - فوق
demonstrative pronouns - برهانية حروف الجر
thishadike - هذا
thathdake - أن
thesehadouke - هؤلاء
thosehadouke - هؤلاء

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


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