yours
yours(
yoorz
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (possessive; second person singular)
a. el tuyo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la tuya
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
That's my glass. This is yours.Ese es mi vaso. Este es el tuyo.
b. el suyo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la suya
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Excuse me, sir. Is that jacket on the chair yours?Con permiso, señor. La chaqueta que está en la silla, ¿es la suya?
2. (possessive; second person plural)
a. el suyo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la suya
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(plural)
These are my books, guys. Yours are on the table.Estos son mis libros, chicos. Los suyos están sobre la mesa.
b. el vuestro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la vuestra
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(plural)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
These toys are ours. Yours are in the other room.Estos juguetes son nuestros. Los vuestros están en el otro cuarto.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
yours
[jɔːz]
possessive pronombre
In Spanish, the forms tuyo(a), suyo(a) and vuestro(a) require a definite article in the singular and in the plural when they are the subject of the phrase.
1. tuyo(a) (sustantivo masculino o femenino) (of one person) (singular); tuyos(as) (m,fpl) (plural); suyo(a) (sustantivo masculino o femenino) (formal: singular); suyos(as) (m,fpl) (formal: plural)
  • my house is big but yours is bigger mi casa es grande, pero la tuya/suya es mayor
  • this book is yours este libro es tuyo/suyo
  • these books are yours estos libros son tuyos/suyos
  • a friend of yours un amigo tuyo/suyo
  • where's that brother of yours? ¿dónde anda ese hermano tuyo?
  • yours (sincerely/faithfully) atentamente
2. vuestro(a) (of more than one person) (singular) (español de España), suyo(a) (Am or); vuestros(as) (español de España), suyos(as) (Am or)
  • this book is yours (Formal) (plural)(Formal) este libro es vuestro/suyo
  • these books are yours estos libros son vuestros/suyos
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
yours [ˈjʊəz]
pronoun:possessive
1 (belonging to one person) (familiar) (referring to singular possession) (el/la) tuyoatuya;a tuya (referring to plural possession) (los/las) tuyosastuyas;as tuyas
is that box yours? ¿esa caja es tuya?; I've lost my pen, can I use yours? he perdido el bolígrafo, ¿puedo usar el tuyo?; that dog of yours! ¡ese perro tuyo!; which is yours? ¿cuál es el tuyo?; these are my keys and those are yours estas son mis llaves y esas son las tuyas; what's yours? (offering drink) ¿qué vas a tomar?
(referring to singular possession) (el/la) suyoasuya;a suya (el/la) de usted; (referring to plural possession) (los/las) suyosassuyas;as suyas (los/las) de usted
you and yours usted y los suyos; is that box yours? ¿esa caja es suya?; I've lost my pen, can I use yours? he perdido el bolígrafo, ¿puedo usar el suyo?; these are my keys and those are yours estas son mis llaves y esas son las suyas; Yours (in letter) le saluda atentamente
2 (belonging to more than one person) (familiar) (referring to singular possession) (el/la) vuestroavuestra;a vuestra (el/la) suyoasuya;a suya (LAm) (el/la) de ustedes; (LAm) (referring to plural possession) (los/las) vuestrosasvuestras;as vuestras (los/las) suyos asas;as as (LAm) (los/las) de ustedes; (LAm)
that's yours eso es vuestro
(referring to singular possession) (el/la) suyoasuya;a suya (el/la) de ustedes; (referring to plural possession) (los/las) suyosassuyas;as suyas (los/las) de ustedes;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same roots.
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?