Somali Future

This is a list of verbs in the future tense in Somali. First let's start with the raw format before conjugating the verbs to the future form. Make sure to compare this table and the one below it.

To see: In la arko
To write: In la qoro
To love: In la jeclaado
To give: In la bixiyo
To play: In la ciyaaro
To read: In la akhriyo
To understand: In la fahmo
To have: In la yeesho / la haysto
To know: In la yaqaano
To learn: In la barto
To think: In laga fakaro
To work: In la shaqeeyo
To speak: In la hadlo
To drive: In la kaxeeyo
To smile: In la dhoole cadeeyo
To find: In la helo

These samples show how the verbs above are conjugated in the future tense in a sentence which includes all the object pronouns (I, you, she...).

I will see you: Waan is arkeeynaa
I will write with a pen: Waxaan ku qoridoonaa qalin
You will love apples: Waad jeclaan doontaa tufaaxa
You will give money: Lacag baad bixin doontaa
You will play tennis: Teenis baad ciyaari doontaa
He will read a book: Buug buu akhrin doonaa
He will understand me: Wuu i fahmi doonaa
She will have a cat: Mukulaal / bisad beey lahaan doontaa
She will know you: Weey ku garan doontaa
We will want to see you: Waxaan dooni doonaa inaan ku aragno
We will think about you: Waan kaa fakari doonaa
You (plural) will work here: Halkaan baad ka shaqeeyn doontaan
You (plural) will speak French: Af Faransiis baad ku hadli doontaa
They will drive a car: Gaari beey wadan doonaan
They will smile: Weey dhoola cadeeyn doonaan

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