jisem

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Maltese[edit]

Verb[edit]

jisem (defective)

  1. to be named

Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The inflection of this verbal form is akin to a defective verb (in the third person singular) followed by object pronoun affixes.
Jisimni -- "I am called/My name is ..."
  • The past and future reflexes are formed by invariant forms of kien"
Kien jismu -- "He was called/His name was ..."