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Tenir - to hold, keep

Simple conjugations for the irregular French verb tenir

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French verb conjugator > tenir

  Present   Future   Imperfect   Present participle
je tiens tiendrai tenais tenant
tu tiens tiendras tenais  
il tient tiendra tenait Passé composé
nous  tenons tiendrons tenions    Auxiliary verb avoir
vous tenez tiendrez teniez    Past participle  tenu
ils tiennent tiendront tenaient  
 
  Subjunctive   Conditional    Passé simple   Imperfect subjunctive
je tienne tiendrais tins tinsse
tu tiennes tiendrais tins tinsses
il tienne tiendrait tint tînt
nous tenions tiendrions tînmes tinssions
vous teniez tiendriez tîntes tinssiez
ils tiennent tiendraient tinrent tinssent
 
  Imperative  
(tu) tiens   Verb conjugation pattern  Tenir is an irregular verb
All French verbs ending in -venir and -tenir are
conjugated this way.         Using tenir   Expressions with tenir
(nous)  tenons   
(vous) tenez  
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