Arabic Verb To Eat

Arabic Verb to eat

Conjugation of verbs with ء hamz as 1rst radical, stem I a/u.
Verb ‘to eat’ – يأكل – أكل ’akala – ya’kulu.

Perfect
Singular
I ateأكلت
’akaltu
you (m.) ateأكلت
’akalta
you (f.) ateأكلت
’akalti
he ateأكل
’akala
she ateأكلت
’akalat
Dual
you ateأكلتما
’akaltumā
they (m.) ateأكلا
’akalā
they (f.) ateأكلتا
’akalatā
Plural
we ateأكلنا
’akalnā
you (m.) ateأكلتم
’akaltum
you (f.) ateأكلتن
’akaltunna
they (m.) ateأكلوا
’akalū
they (f.) ateأكلن
’akalna
Imperfect
Singular
I eatآكل
’ākulu
you (m.) eatتأكل
ta’kulu
you (f.) eatتأكلين
ta’kulīna
he eatsيأكل
ya’kulu
she eatsتأكل
ta’kulu
Dual
you eatتأكلان
ta’kulāni
they (m.) eatيأكلان
ya’kulāni
they (f.) eatتأكلان
ta’kulāni
Plural
we eatنأكل
na’kulu
you (m.) eatتأكلون
ta’kulūna
you (f.) eatتأكلن
ta’kulna
they (m.) eatيأكلون
ya’kulūna
they (f.) eatيأكلن
ya’kulna

Similar verbs:

  • to hope يأمل – أمل ’amala – ya’mulu
  • to take يأخذ – أخذ ’aḵaḏa – ya’ḵuḏu
  • to order يأمر – أمر ’amara – ya’muru