Samoan Pronouns

If you're trying to learn Samoan Pronouns you will find some useful resources including a course about Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns... to help you with your Samoan 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 Samoan. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Samoan Pronouns

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

Samoan pronouns include personal pronouns (refer to the persons speaking, the persons spoken to, or the persons or things spoken about), indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns (connect parts of sentences) and reciprocal or reflexive pronouns (in which the object of a verb is being acted on by verb's subject). Here are some examples:

English PronounsSamoan Pronouns
Pronouns
Iou/'ou te
youo 'oe
heo ia/tama
sheo ia/teine
wetatou
theylatou
meo a'u
youo 'oe
himo ia/tama
hero ia/teine
ustatou
themlatou
myo la'u
youro lau
hiso ia/tama
hero ia/teine
ourtatou
theirlatou
mineo a'u e ona
yourso 'oe e ona
hiso le tama e ona
herso le teine e ona
ourso matou e ona
theirso latou e ona

Notice the structure of the Pronouns in Samoan.

List of Pronouns in Samoan

Below is a list of the Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns in Samoan placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Samoan vocabulary.

English PronounsSamoan Pronouns
I speakOu te tautala
you speakO 'oe e tautala
he speaksO le tamae tautala
she speaksO le teine e tautala
we speakO tatou e tautatala
they speakO latou e tautatala
give meaumai ia te a'u
avatu ia te 'oe
give himave I le tama
give herave I le teine
give usaumai ia matou
give themave ia latou
my booko la'u tusi
your booko lau tusi
his booko le tusi a le tama
her booko le tusi a le teine
our booko le tatou tusi
their booko le latou tusi

Personal pronouns, indefinite pronouns, relative pronouns, reciprocal or reflexive pronouns have a very important role in Samoan. Once you're done with Samoan Pronouns, you might want to check the rest of our Samoan lessons here: Learn Samoan. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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