Maltese edit

Etymology edit

From Arabic عِنْدَ(ʕinda).

Pronunciation edit

Preposition edit


  1. at, to

Usage notes edit

  • This preposition expresses possession equivalent to "have" in English
    Għandu tlitt itfal.He has three children. (literally, “To him [there are] three children.”)
  • The negative forms are formed with ma + -x:
    M’għandniex tifla.We do not have a daughter.

Inflection edit

Personal inflections of għand
Singular Plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
m f
positive għandi għandek għandu għandha għandna għandkom għandhom
negative mgħandix mgħandekx mgħandux mgħandhiex mgħandniex mgħandkomx mgħandhomx

Derived terms edit

See also edit