to speak in levantine arabic

Verb To Speak in Levantine Arabic حكى

Learn the conjugation of the verb to speak in Levantine Arabic.

This post includes full conjugation of the verb to speak for the present, past and future tense, negation and imperative.

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To Speak in Levantine Arabic – Present

Verbs حَكَى and قال can be used interchangeably, so both verbs can mean say/speak/tell.

Check also: conjugation of the verb قال

I speakبَحْكيbaHki
You (m.) speakبْتِحْكيbtiHki
You (f.) speakبْتِحْكيbtiHki
He speaksبِحْكيbiHki
She speaksبْتِحْكيbtiHki
We speakمْنِحْكيmniHki
You (pl.) speakبْتِحْكواbtiHkoo
They speakبِحْكواbiHkoo


I spokeحَكَيْتHakayt
You (m.) spokeحَكَيْتHakayt
You (f.) spokeحَكَيْتِHakayti
He spokeحَكَىHakaa
She spokeحَكَتHakat
We spokeحَكَيْناHakaynaa
You (pl.) spokeحَكَيْتواHakaytoo
They spokeحَكواHakoo

To Speak in Levantine Arabic – Future

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I will speakرَح أَحْكيraH aHki
You (m.) will speakرَح تِحْكيraH tiHki
You (f.) will speakرَح تِحْكيraH tiHki
He will speakرَح يِحْكيraH yiHki
She will speakرَح تِحْكيraH tiHki
We will speakرَح نِحْكيraH niHki
You (pl.) will speakرَح تِحْكواraH tiHkoo
They will speakرَح يِحْكواraH yiHkoo


To negate the verb to speak in Levantine Arabic you need to add ما before the verb.

Examples: I will not speak – ما رَح أَحْكي , She didn’t speak – ما حَكَت , They don’t speak – ما بِحْكوا


Speak (you m.)إحْكيiHkii
Speak (you f.)إحْكيiHkii
Speak (plural)إحْكواiHkoo

To Speak in Levantine Arabic – Conjugation Quiz

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