Spanish Verb Conjugation - matar  

Spanish Verb Conjugation
Spanish Verb: matar     
English Translation:
to kill, slay, slaughter

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Notes: Regular.


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Present I kill, am killing mato matas mata matamos matáis matan
Present Perfect I have killed he matado has matado ha matado hemos matado habéis matado han matado
Imperfect I was killing, used to kill, killed mataba matabas mataba matábamos matabais mataban
Preterite I killed maté mataste mató matamos matasteis mataron
Past Perfect - Pluperfect I had killed había matado habías matado había matado habíamos matado habíais matado habían matado
Future I will kill mataré matarás matará mataremos mataréis matarán
Future Perfect I will have killed habré matado habrás matado habrá matado habremos matado habréis matado habrán matado
Conditional I would kill mataría matarías mataría mataríamos mataríais matarían
Conditional Perfect I would have killed habría matado habrías matado habría matado habríamos matado habríais matado habrían matado
Preterite Perfect I had killed hube matado hubiste matado hubo matado hubimos matado hubisteis matado hubieron matado


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Present I kill, am killing mate mates mate matemos matéis maten
Present Perfect I have killed, killed haya matado hayas matado haya matado hayamos matado hayáis matado hayan matado
Imperfect I killed, was killing matara
Past Perfect - Pluperfect I had killed hubiera matado
hubiese matado
hubieras matado
hubieses matado
hubiera matado
hubiese matado
hubiéramos matado
hubierais matado
hubieseis matado
hubieran matado
hubiesen matado.
Future I will kill matare matares matare matáremos matareis mataren
Future Perfect I will have killed hubiere matado hubieres matado hubiere matado hubiéremos matado hubiereis matado hubieren matado


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Affirmative Imperative Kill!   mata mate matemos matad maten
Negative Commands Don't kill!   no mates no mate no matemos no matéis no maten

Other Forms

Present Participle killing matando
Past Participle killed matado
This verb table is based upon the work of Professor Fred Jehle of Indiana-Purdue University. The verb tables can be found at

Translated sentences containing 'matar'

Necesito algo para matar las hormigas de mi casa.
I need something to kill the ants in my house.
Si lo hubiera perdido le habría matado.
If he had lost it, I would have killed him.
Los dinosaurios fueron extinguidos por meteoritos.
Were dinosaurs killed by meteors.
Si lo perdiera le mataría.
If he lost it I would kill him.
Si lo pierde lo mato.
If he loses it, I will kill him.
Si me hubiera visto me habría matado.
If he had seen me, he would have killed me.
Los empleados estatales habrían recibido un castigo más duro si hubieran matado a un perro.
The state employees would have received a harsher punishment if they would have killed a dog.
Tanto me da que me maten como morirme de pena.
It makes no difference to me if they kill me or if I die because of sadness.
A esa velocidad, si se le hubiese atravesado un animal, lo habría matado.
At that speed, if an animal had crossed over, he would have killed it.
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