last

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Pronunciation

Adjective

Positive
last

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. Something is last in a row or in time if there are other things before it but no more things after it. <> na ƙarshe, na baya.
    I was the last person to go there: when I went, the others were all already there. <> Ni ne na can bayan mutumin da ya iso wajen: da na je kowa na nan.
    My house is the last house at the end of the street. <> Gidannawa na ƙarshe ne a titin.

Determiner

Determiner
last

  1. Last week, month, year, etc. is the one that comes before this one. <> na ƙarshe, na baya, na da, jiya.
    I didn't see you last week. <> Ban gan ki ba a makon jiya.

Verb

Plain form (yanzu)
last

3rd-person singular (ana cikin yi)
lasts

Past tense (ya wuce)
lasted

Past participle (ya wuce)
lasted

Present participle (ana cikin yi)
lasting

  1. (intransitive) To endure, continue over time. <> jajurce, iya daɗewa.
    Summer seems to last longer each year.
  2. (intransitive) To hold out, continue undefeated or entire.
    I don't know how much longer we can last without reinforcements.