Kay conjugation

Conjugate kay - be

Present tense

Quechua FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Ñuqa
kani I am
Qam
kanki you are
Pay
kan he/she/it is
Ñuqanchik
kanchik we (with you) are
Ñuqayku
kayku we (without you) are
Qamkuna
kankichik you all are
Paykuna
kanku they are

Past experienced tense

Quechua FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Ñuqa
karqani I was
Qam
karqanki you were
Pay
karqan he/she/it was
Ñuqanchik
karqanchik we (with you) were
Ñuqayku
karqaniku we (without you) were
Qamkuna
karqankichik you all were
Paykuna
karqanku they were

Past reported tense

Quechua FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Ñuqa
kasqani I (reportedly) was
Qam
kasqanki you (reportedly) were
Pay
kasqan he/she/it (reportedly) was
Ñuqanchik
kasqanchik we (with you) (reportedly) were
Ñuqayku
kasqaniku we (without you) (reportedly) were
Qamkuna
kasqankichik you all (reportedly) were
Paykuna
kasqanku they (reportedly) were

Future tense

Quechua FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Ñuqa
kasaq I will be
Qam
kanki you will be
Pay
kanqa he/she/it will be
Ñuqanchik
kasunchik we (with you) will be
Ñuqayku
kasaqku we (without you) will be
Qamkuna
kankichik you all will be
Paykuna
kanqaku they will be

Imperative tense

Quechua FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Qam
kay you be
Pay
kachun he/she/it let him/her/it be
Ñuqayku
kaychik we (without you) be
Qamkuna
kachunku you all let them be

Imperative negative tense

Quechua FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Qam
ama kaychu you do not be
Pay
ama kachunchu he/she/it let him/her/it not be
Ñuqayku
ama kaychikchu we (without you) do not be
Qamkuna
ama kachunkuchu you all let them not be

Other

Quechua FormEnglish TranslationEx.
agentive participle
kaq (one who) is
present participle
kaspa being
past participle
kasqa been
future participle
kana (one who) will be being

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Usage information for kay

Examples of kay

Example in QuechuaTranslation in EnglishFm.
Unqusqa runa kani.I am a man that is always sick.
Arí, warmiyuq kani.Yes, I am married.
Sombi kani.I am a zombie!
"Hayk'a watayuqmi kanki?" "Chunka suqtayuq watayuqmi kani.""How old are you?" "I'm 16 years old."
"Hayk'a watayuqmi kanki?" "16 watayuqmi kani.""How old are you?" "I'm 16 years old."
Doloresqa tawa ñañankunayuq kan.Dolores has four sisters.
Juanitoqa tawa paninkunayuq kan.Juanito has four sisters.
Chayqa mana hatun wasiychu kan.That is not my big house.
Lliw runakunam paqarisqanchikmantapacha qispisqa kanchik, lliw chayaqinchikpipas kaqllataqmi sapakamanchikpa kanan. Yuyayniyuq kasqanchikraykum hawkalla aylluntinhina kawsayta atinanchik llapa runakunawan.All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.

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