Tamazight

Conjugate Verbs

Facts

  • Language: Tamazight
  • Alternate names: CENTRAL SHILHA, MIDDLE ATLAS BERBER, SHILHA
  • Language code: tzm
  • Language family: Afro-Asiatic, Berber, Kabyle-Atlas Berber, Atlas Berber
  • Number of speakers: 3500000
  • Script:

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    Introduction

    Tamazight is a Berber language spoken in Morocco. The name Tamazight, which traditionally referred specifically to Central Morocco Tamazight, is being increasingly used for this standard Berber, or even for Berber as a whole, but usage is not consistent, and many Berber do not identify themselves as Tamazight.

    The verb

    Sample verb: xdm

    Past

    sg.1  xdmγ 
    sg.2 m  txdmd 
    sg.2 f  txdmd 
    sg.3 m  yxdm 
    sg.3 f  txdm 
    pl.1  nxdm 
    pl.2 m  txdmm 
    pl.2 f  txdmmt 
    pl.3 m  xdmn 
    pl.3 f  xdmnt 

    Projective

    sg.1  adxdmγ 
    sg.2 m  aTxdmd 
    sg.2 f  aTxdmd 
    sg.3 m  adyxdm 
    sg.3 f  aTxdm 
    pl.1  anxdm 
    pl.2 m  aTxdmm 
    pl.2 f  aTxdmmt 
    pl.3 m  adxdmn 
    pl.3 f  adxdmnt 

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