Tamazight Verbs

If you're trying to learn Tamazight Verbs which is also called Berber, check our courses about Verbs in the present past and future tense... to help you with your Tamazight 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 Tamazight. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Tamazight Verbs

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

Tamazight verbs are words that convey action (bring, read, walk, run), or a state of being (exist, stand). In most languages a verb may agree with the person, gender, and/or number of some of its arguments, such as its subject, or object. Here are some examples:

English VerbsTamazight Verbs
Verbs
Past
I spokesawlh
I wrotearaa7
I drovesoug7
I loved7obba7
I gavefkii7
I tookosii7
he spokeisaawl
he wroteyaraa
he droveisoug
he lovedi7oubba
he gaveifkaa
he tookyousii
we spokensaawl
we wrotenaraa
we drovensoug
we lovedn7oubba
we gavenefkaa
we tooknosii
Future
I will speakrad sawl7
I will writerad ara7
I will driverad soug7
I will loverad 7oubbo7
I will giverad fke7
I will takerad asii7
he will speakrad isawl
he will writerad yara
he will driverad isoug
he will loverad i7oubbo
he will giverad ifk
he will takerad yasi
we will speakran sawl
we will writeran ara
we will driveran soug
we will loveran 7oubbo
we will giveran fk
we will takeran asi
Present
I speakarsawal7
I writearttara7
I driveartsoug7
I lovearttiri7
I givearakka7
I takearttasi7
he speaksarisawal
he writesarittara
he drivesarittsoug
he lovesarittiri
he givesaryakka
he takesarittasi
we speakarnsawal
we writearnttara
we drivearnttsoug
we lovearnttiri
we givearnakka
we takearnttasi

Notice the structure of the Verbs in Tamazight.

List of Verbs in Tamazight

Below is a list of the conjugated Verbs in the present past and future in Tamazight placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Tamazight vocabulary.

English VerbsTamazight Verbs
I can accept thatorimkn adqqbl7 mayan
she added ithan tzoydstn khtnna
they advised himhan nas7ant
I can agree with thatimkn adqqbel7 mayna
I can apologizeisimkn ad dalb7 lmosami7a
she appears todayrad tbiyn ghassad
I can arrive tomorrowrad qqoddo7 an lkm7 azkka
she can ask himratqqoddo at tsaqqsa
we attack themnhjemn fllasn
I can bake itrad qqoddo7 attssnou7
she is like himkhttnna terwaast
we beat itnchaas takourayt
I can begin thatrad qqoddo7 ad bdou7 mayan
we borrowed moneynerdeld kran takka
I can bring itrad qqoddo7 azd awi7
I can build thatrad qqoddo7 ast bno7
she buys foodartssagh oudchan
they carry itousint
they don't cheatorartghachachn
she chooses himnttat atisougln
we close itnqqent
he comes hereyouchkad s ghid
they continued readingkemeln tighri
I can decide nowrad qrrir7 ghilad
we disagree about itourdnttouchka 7 mayad
they disappeared quicklylaa7t s yan ddour
she dislikes thatoute7ml maayna
we do itartensakaar
they dream about itwwargaan sers
I earnedsmoun7
he eats a lotar baahra ichtta
they entered herekchemnd s ghid
we fled from therenrourd ghghinna
they will fly tomorrowrad ssoudoun tyyara azkka
I can follow youhayyi tab3aa7k
she forgot met'ttoooyi
we forgive himnsaaam7ak
I can give her thatrad qqoddo7 adasfk7 mayan
she goes thereartzzigiz ghin
we greeted themnssallamn fllasn
I hate thatour7mil7 maynna
I can hear itaras seflid7
we invited themneghraasn ad daren7 achkin
I know himssen7t
we leave nowranddou ghilad
they lied about himskherdn flla7
I can listen to thatimkn asflid7 imayan
she lost thattjla mayan
we made it yesterdayneskert idgam
they met himnmaggarn dids
I always prayarbedda tzalla7
I can put it thereimkn astin sers7 ghin
she will read itras t'tgher
they refuse to talkorran adsaawln
I remember thatkti7d mayan
she repeats thatartt3awwad mayan
we see itarten zzra
they sell itart zzenzan
I sent that yesterdayssafd7en mayan idgam
he shaved his beardikkis tamart
we will sing itrasten ttirir
they sat thereskkousn ghin
I can speak itrad qqoddo7 astsawal7
she spends moneyartsekhsar takka
she took thattousi mayan
we teach itartenssaqqra
they told usnnana7
she threw ittlou7tn
they want thatraan mayan
I can wear itrastles7
she writes thattaara mayan
we talk about itarfllas nsawal
they have itttafnt
I watched itzrii7t
I will talk about itrafllas saawl7
he bought that yesterdayisghaad mayan idgam
we finished itnekammalt

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


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