Verb details

Meaning:'arrab minqarrab min  قـَرّ َب مـِن


for actions that happened in the past

I approached'ana 'arrabtaacnaa qarrabt أنا َ قـَرّ َبت
We approached'ihna 'arrabnaiicHnaa qarrabnaa إحنا َ قـَرّ َبنا
You(m) approached'inta 'arrabtiicnta qarrabt إنت َ قـَرّ َبت
You(f) approached'inti 'arrabtiiicnti qarrabty إنت ِ قـَرّ َبتي
You(pl) approached'intu 'arrabtuiicntoo qarrabtoo إنتوا قـَرّ َبتوا
He/it(m) approachedhuwa 'arrabhuwa qarrab هـُو َ قـَرّ َب
She/it(f) approachedhiya 'arrabithiya qarrabit هـِي َ قـَرّ َبـِت
They approachedhumma 'arrabuhumma qarraboo هـُمّ َ قـَرّ َبوا


used with modals (must, should, could, want to...

I might approach'ana yimkin 'a'arrabaacnaa yimkin aacqarrab أنا َ يـِمكـِن أقـَرّ َب
We might approach'ihna yimkin ni'arrabiicHnaa yimkin niqarrab إحنا َ يـِمكـِن نـِقـَرّ َب
You(m) might approach'inta yimkin ti'arrabiicnta yimkin tiqarrab إنت َ يـِمكـِن تـِقـَرّ َب
You(f) might approach'inti yimkin ti'arrabiiicnti yimkin tiqarraby إنت ِ يـِمكـِن تـِقـَرّ َبي
You(pl) might approach'intu yimkin ti'arrabuiicntoo yimkin tiqarraboo إنتوا يـِمكـِن تـِقـَرّ َبوا
He/it(m) might approachhuwa yimkin yi'arrabhuwa yimkin yiqarrab هـُو َ يـِمكـِن يـِقـَرّ َب
She/it(f) might approachhiya yimkin ti'arrabhiya yimkin tiqarrab هـِي َ يـِمكـِن تـِقـَرّ َب
They might approachhumma yimkin yi'arrabuhumma yimkin yiqarraboo هـُمّ َ يـِمكـِن يـِقـَرّ َبوا


for actions happening now and habitual actions

I approach'ana ba'arrabaacnaa baqarrab أنا َ بـَقـَرّ َب
We approach'ihna bini'arrabiicHnaa biniqarrab إحنا َ بـِنـِقـَرّ َب
You(m) approach'inta biti'arrabiicnta bitiqarrab إنت َ بـِتـِقـَرّ َب
You(f) approach'inti biti'arrabiiicnti bitiqarraby إنت ِ بـِتـِقـَرّ َبي
You(pl) approach'intu biti'arrabuiicntoo bitiqarraboo إنتوا بـِتـِقـَرّ َبوا
He/it(m) approachshuwa biyi'arrabhuwa biyiqarrab هـُو َ بـِيـِقـَرّ َب
She/it(f) approachshiya biti'arrabhiya bitiqarrab هـِي َ بـِتـِقـَرّ َب
They approachhumma biyi'arrabuhumma biyiqarraboo هـُمّ َ بـِيـِقـَرّ َبوا


for actions that will happen in the future

I will approach'ana ha'arrabaacnaa haqarrab أنا َ هـَقـَرّ َب
We will approach'ihna hani'arrabiicHnaa haniqarrab إحنا َ هـَنـِقـَرّ َب
You(m) will approach'inta hati'arrabiicnta hatiqarrab إنت َ هـَتـِقـَرّ َب
You(f) will approach'inti hati'arrabiiicnti hatiqarraby إنت ِ هـَتـِقـَرّ َبي
You(pl) will approach'intu hati'arrabuiicntoo hatiqarraboo إنتوا هـَتـِقـَرّ َبوا
He/it(m) will approachhuwa hayi'arrabhuwa hayiqarrab هـُو َ هـَيـِقـَرّ َب
She/it(f) will approachhiya hati'arrabhiya hatiqarrab هـِي َ هـَتـِقـَرّ َب
They will approachhumma hayi'arrabuhumma hayiqarraboo هـُمّ َ هـَيـِقـَرّ َبوا


telling somebody to do something

You(m) approach!'i'rabiicqrab إقر َب
You(f) approach!'i'rabiiicqraby إقر َبي
You(pl) approach!i'rabuiqraboo ِقر َبوا

Passive Participle

when something has been acted upon

He/it(m) is approachedhuwa mu'arrabhuwa muqarrab هـُو َ مـُقـَرّ َب
She/it(f) is approachedhiya mu'arrabahiya muqarrabaö هـِي َ مـُقـَرّ َبـَة
They are approachedhumma mu'arrabeenhumma muqarrabyn هـُمّ َ مـُقـَرّ َبين