Vivre (to live) – Verb Tables

French Verb Conjugations

Vivre is one of the most important French verbs – here’s how to conjugate it into every tense and mood.

  Present Imperfect Future Conditional Subjunctive Imperfect subj.
je vis vivais vivrai vivrais vive v├ęcusse
tu vis vivais vivras vivrais vives v├ęcusses
il vit vivait vivra vivrait vive v├ęc├╗t
nous vivons vivions vivrons vivrions vivions v├ęcussions
vous vivez viviez vivrez vivriez viviez v├ęcussiez
ils vivent vivaient vivront vivraient vivent v├ęcussent
  Pass├ę compos├ę Past perfect Future perfect Past conditional Past subjunctive Pluperfect subj.
j’ ai v├ęcu avais v├ęcu aurai v├ęcu aurais v├ęcu aie v├ęcu eusse v├ęcu
tu as v├ęcu avais v├ęcu auras v├ęcu aurais v├ęcu aies v├ęcu eusses v├ęcu
il a v├ęcu avait v├ęcu aura v├ęcu aurait v├ęcu ait v├ęcu e├╗t v├ęcu
nous avons v├ęcu avions v├ęcu aurons v├ęcu aurions v├ęcu ayons v├ęcu eussions v├ęcu
vous avez v├ęcu aviez v├ęcu aurez v├ęcu auriez v├ęcu ayez v├ęcu eussiez v├ęcu
ils ont v├ęcu avaient v├ęcu auront v├ęcu auraient v├ęcu aient v├ęcu eussent v├ęcu
  Pass├ę simple Past anterior Imperative Participles  
je / j’ v├ęcus eus v├ęcu   (tu) vis   Present vivant
tu v├ęcus eus v├ęcu   (nous) vivons   Past v├ęcu
il v├ęcut eut v├ęcu   (vous) vivez   Perfect ayant v├ęcu
nous v├ęc├╗mes e├╗mes v├ęcu   Past imperative    
vous v├ęc├╗tes e├╗tes v├ęcu   (tu) aie v├ęcu Past infinitive
ils v├ęcurent eurent v├ęcu   (nous) ayons v├ęcu   avoir v├ęcu
        (vous) ayez v├ęcu    

  Vivre is an irregular -re verb.

Vivre - French expressions
Elle vit le pr├ęsent. – She lives for the present.
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