Entender verb conjugation in spanish

“Entender” in Spanish translates to “to understand” in English. It refers to the ability to comprehend or grasp the meaning, significance, or implications of something, whether it’s information, concepts, ideas, situations, or communications. This verb is used to express the act of comprehending or making sense of something, thereby having a clear perception or knowledge of a particular subject or context.

Conjugation of “entender” (to understand) in the main tenses

Present Indicative

  • Yo entiendo (I understand)
  • Tú entiendes (You understand)
  • Él/Ella/Usted entiende (He/She/You understand)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras entendemos (We understand)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras entendéis (You all understand – informal, used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas/Ustedes entienden (They/You all understand)

Preterite (Past Simple) Indicative

  • Yo entendí (I understood)
  • Tú entendiste (You understood)
  • Él/Ella/Usted entendió (He/She/You understood)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras entendimos (We understood)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras entendisteis (You all understood – informal, used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas/Ustedes entendieron (They/You all understood)

Imperfect Indicative

  • Yo entendía (I used to understand)
  • Tú entendías (You used to understand)
  • Él/Ella/Usted entendía (He/She/You used to understand)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras entendíamos (We used to understand)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras entendíais (You all used to understand – informal, used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas/Ustedes entendían (They/You all used to understand)

Future Indicative

  • Yo entenderé (I will understand)
  • Tú entenderás (You will understand)
  • Él/Ella/Usted entenderá (He/She/You will understand)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras entenderemos (We will understand)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras entenderéis (You all will understand – informal, used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas/Ustedes entenderán (They/You all will understand)

Conditional

  • Yo entendería (I would understand)
  • Tú entenderías (You would understand)
  • Él/Ella/Usted entendería (He/She/You would understand)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras entenderíamos (We would understand)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras entenderíais (You all would understand – informal, used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas/Ustedes entenderían (They/You all would understand)

Present Subjunctive

  • Yo entienda (That I understand)
  • Tú entiendas (That you understand)
  • Él/Ella/Usted entienda (That he/she understands)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras entendamos (That we understand)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras entendáis (That you all understand – informal, used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas/Ustedes entiendan (That they/you all understand)

Imperfect Subjunctive

  • Yo entendiera (If I understood)
  • Tú entendieras (If you understood)
  • Él/Ella/Usted entendiera (If he/she understood)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras entendiéramos (If we understood)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras entendierais (If you all understood – informal, used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas/Ustedes entendieran (If they/you all understood)

Imperative

  • Tú entiende (Understand – singular, informal)
  • Él/Ella/Usted entienda (Understand – singular, formal)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras entendamos (Let’s understand)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras entended (Understand – plural, informal, used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas/Ustedes entiendan (Understand – plural, formal)