How to use the indefinite article in Amharic

How to use the indefinite article in Amharic

You want to learn how to use the indefinite article in Amharic? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Amharic lessons complete with useful examples. An apple, a house, a book... we explain it all to you in short, easy to follow lessons.

The Amharic indefinite article

The indefinite article is what we call the words 'a' and 'an' in English. The English indefinite article 'a' does not exist in Amharic. Unlike English, a noun on its own can be considered indefinite without the need for a specific word to show this.

Examples

bēta seb
a family
wenber
a chair
wef
a bird
sēt
a woman
lej
a son
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Isu wend lij new.
He is a boy.
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