Punic

Conjugate Verbs

Facts

  • Language: Punic
  • Alternate names:
  • Language code: xpun
  • Language family: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic, Central, Northwest, Canaanite, Phoenician (SIL classification)
  • Number of speakers: Extinct
  • Script:

More information:

    Introduction

    Punic is an ancient language of Northern Africa, an offshoot of Phoenician. 1st Millennium BC - 700 AD.

    The verb

    Sample verb: כתב (ktb)

    Qal: Perfect

    1 sgl  ktbtī  כתבת 
    2 m sgl  ktbt  כתבת 
    2 f sgl  ktbt  כתבת 
    3 m sgl  ktb  כתב 
    3 f sgl  ktbō  כתב 
    1 pl  ktbn  כתבן 
    2 m pl 
    2 f pl 
    3 m pl  ktbū  כתב 
    3 f pl 

    Qal: Imperfect

    1 sgl  ʾktb  אכתב 
    2 m sgl  tktb  תכתב 
    2 f sgl  tktb  תכתב 
    3 m sgl  yktb  יכתב 
    3 f sgl  tktb  תכתב 
    1 pl 
    2 m pl  tktbū  תכתב 
    2 f pl  tktbna  תכתבנ 
    3 m pl  yktbū  יכתב 
    3 f pl 

    References