Vivir is a Spanish verb meaning to live. Vivir is conjugated as a regular ir verb in the preterite tense. Vivir appears on the 100 Most Used Spanish Preterite Tense Verbs Poster as the #1 most used regular ir verb.
For the present tense conjugation, go to Vivir Conjugation - Present Tense.
Vivir Conjugation: Preterite Tense
The participio of Vivir is vivido. The present perfect tense is formed by combining the auxiliary verb haber with the participio.
Vivir Imperfect Root
The imperfect root of Vivir is vivía. The imperfect tense is rarely irregular and can be easily conjugated from this form, which is the yo, and él/ella conjugation.
Regular vs. Irregular Verbs
A verb is called a regular verb when its conjugation follows a typical pattern. A verb which does not follow these patterns exactly is called an irregular verb. In Spanish Preterite Tense, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in ar, er, and ir.
Spanish Preterite Tense Conjugation Chart
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