Estar conjugation

Conjugate estar - to be

Present tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
estoy I am
Tu
estás you are
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
está he/she/it is
Nosotr(os/as)
estamos we are
Vosotr(os/as)
estáis you all are
Ell(os/as)
están they are

Past imperfect tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
estaba I used to be
Tu
estabas you used to be
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
estaba he/she/it used to be
Nosotr(os/as)
estábamos we used to be
Vosotr(os/as)
estabais you all used to be
Ell(os/as)
estaban they used to be

Past preterite tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
estuve I locationed in space)
Tu
estuviste you locationed in space)
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
estuvo he/she/it locationed in space)
Nosotr(os/as)
estuvimos we locationed in space)
Vosotr(os/as)
estuvisteis you all locationed in space)
Ell(os/as)
estuvieron they locationed in space)

Future tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
estaré I will be
Tu
estarás you will be
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
estará he/she/it will be
Nosotr(os/as)
estaremos we will be
Vosotr(os/as)
estaréis you all will be
Ell(os/as)
estarán they will be

Conditional mood

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
estaría I would be
Tu
estarías you would be
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
estaría he/she/it would be
Nosotr(os/as)
estaríamos we would be
Vosotr(os/as)
estaríais you all would be
Ell(os/as)
estarían they would be

Present perfect tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
he estado I have been
Tu
has estado you have been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
ha estado he/she/it has been
Nosotr(os/as)
hemos estado we have been
Vosotr(os/as)
habéis estado you all have been
Ell(os/as)
han estado they have been

Past perfect tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
había estado I had been
Tu
habías estado you had been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
había estado he/she/it had been
Nosotr(os/as)
habíamos estado we had been
Vosotr(os/as)
habíais estado you all had been
Ell(os/as)
habían estado they had been

Future perfect tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
habré estado I will have been
Tu
habrás estado you will have been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
habrá estado he/she/it will have been
Nosotr(os/as)
habremos estado we will have been
Vosotr(os/as)
habréis estado you all will have been
Ell(os/as)
habrán estado they will have been

Present subjunctive tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
esté (if/so that) I be
Tu
estés (if/so that) you be
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
esté (if/so that) he/she/it be
Nosotr(os/as)
estemos (if/so that) we be
Vosotr(os/as)
estéis (if/so that) you all be
Ell(os/as)
estén (if/so that) they be

Present perfect subjunctive tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
haya estado I have been
Tu
hayas estado you have been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
haya estado he/she/it has been
Nosotr(os/as)
hayamos estado we have been
Vosotr(os/as)
hayáis estado you all have been
Ell(os/as)
hayan estado they have been

Past imperfect subjunctive tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
estuviera (if/so that) I have been
Tu
estuvieras (if/so that) you have been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
estuviera (if/so that) he/she/it have been
Nosotr(os/as)
estuviéramos (if/so that) we have been
Vosotr(os/as)
estuvierais (if/so that) you all have been
Ell(os/as)
estuvieran (if/so that) they have been

Past imperfect subjunctive (second) tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
estuviese (if/so that) I have been
Tu
estuvieses (if/so that) you have been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
estuviese (if/so that) he/she/it have been
Nosotr(os/as)
estuviésemos (if/so that) we have been
Vosotr(os/as)
estuvieseis (if/so that) you all have been
Ell(os/as)
estuviesen (if/so that) they have been

Past perfect subjunctive tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
hubiera estado I had been
Tu
hubieras estado you had been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
hubiera estado he/she/it had been
Nosotr(os/as)
hubiéramos estado we had been
Vosotr(os/as)
hubierais estado you all had been
Ell(os/as)
hubieran estado they had been

Past perfect subjunctive (second) tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
hubiese estado I had been
Tu
hubieses estado you had been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
hubiese estado he/she/it had been
Nosotr(os/as)
hubiésemos estado we had been
Vosotr(os/as)
hubieseis estado you all had been
Ell(os/as)
hubiesen estado they had been

Future subjunctive tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
estuviere (if/so that) I will have been
Tu
estuvieres (if/so that) you will have been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
estuviere (if/so that) he/she/it will have been
Nosotr(os/as)
estuviéremos (if/so that) we will have been
Vosotr(os/as)
estuviereis (if/so that) you all will have been
Ell(os/as)
estuvieren (if/so that) they will have been

Future perfect subjunctive tense

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Yo
hubiere estado I will have been
Tu
hubieres estado you will have been
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
hubiere estado he/she/it will have been
Nosotr(os/as)
hubiéremos estado we will have been
Vosotr(os/as)
hubiereis estado you all will have been
Ell(os/as)
hubieren estado they will have been

Imperative mood

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Tu
está be!
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
esté be!
Nosotr(os/as)
estemos let's be!
Vosotr(os/as)
estad be!
Ell(os/as)
estén be!

Imperative negative mood

Spanish FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Tu
no estés do not be!
Él/ell(a/o)/Usted
no esté let him/her/it be!
Nosotr(os/as)
no estemos let us not be!
Vosotr(os/as)
no estéis do not be!
Ell(os/as)
no estén do not be!

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Usage information for estar

This verb refers to temporal and impermanent being, in constrast to ser, which refers to permanency. It can also have the following meanings: be located, feel, precede.

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