Information about the word need (English → Esperanto: devi)

Part of speechverb
Pronunciation/niːd/
Hyphenationneed

Conjugation

Indicative mood
Present tensePast tense
(I) need(I) needed
(thou) needest(thou) neededst, needst
(he) needs, needeth, need (in negative & interrogative sentences)(he) needed
(we) need(we) needed
(you) need(you) needed
(they) need(they) needed
Subjunctive mood
Present tensePast tense
(I) need (I) needed
(thou) need(thou) needed
(he) need(he) needed
(we) need(we) needed
(you) need(you) needed
(they) need(they) needed
Participles
Present participlePast participle
needingneeded

Usage samples

Need I mention the person’s name?

Translations

ssefk (ⵙⵙⴻⴼⴽ)
Afrikaansbehoor; moet
Catalanhaver de
Danishmåtte; skulle
Dutchmoeten
English (Old English)sculan
Esperantodevi
Faeroesenoyðast; skula
Finnishtäytyä
Frenchavoir à; devoir; être obligé
Germanmüssen
Hungariankell; kötelező; muszáj
Luxemburgishmissen
Malayharus
Papiamentomester
Polishmusieć
Portuguesedever; ter a obrigação; ter de; ter que
Russian<должен>
Saterland Frisianmoute; schälle; skälle
Spanishdeber; tener que
Srananmusu
Swedishböra; må; måste
Thaiควร; ต้อง; พึง
West Frisianmoatte