Spanish Verb REFERIR: to refer

The Spanish verb referir means 'to refer' and is an irregular Spanish IR verb.

To remember this, imagine I REFER you HERE to the EAR surgeon!

Around 44 verbs are conjugated like referir, and for the second part of July a new irregular IR verb is featured each day to enable you to consolidate this IR verb family. You will learn other verbs such as divertir, digerir, convertir, referir, sentir and many others.

I find that the fastest and easiest way to learn and REMEMBER new Spanish words is with memory trigger cartoon pictures. It makes them harder to forget.

Read on, below the REFERIR verb table...
           to refer: referir
Imagine I REFER you HERE to the EAR surgeon!
Simple Tenses - Spanish Verb referir
él, ella, usted
ellos, ellas, ustedes

refiero refieres refiere referimos referís refieren

refería referías refería referíamos referíais referían

referí referiste refirió referimos referisteis refirieron

will refer
referiré referirás referirá referiremos referiréis referirán

would refer
referiría referirías referiría referiríamos referiríais referirían

may refer
refiera refieras refiera refiramos refiráis refieran
Imperfect Subjunctive
Imperfecto de Subj.

might refer
refiriera refirieras refiriera refiriéramos refirierais refirieran
refiriese refirieses refiriese refiriésemos refirieseis refiriesen
Imperatives   Spanish Verb referir - to refer

¡refiere! ¡refiera! ¡refiramos! ¡referid! ¡refieran!
Negative Imperative
Imperativo Negativo

don't refer!
¡no refieras! ¡no refiera! ¡no refiramos! ¡no refiráis! ¡no refieran!
Compound Tenses of the Spanish Verb REFERIR  Past Participle: referido - referred
Present Perfect
Perfecto de Indicativo

have referred
he referido has referido ha referido hemos referido habéis referido han referido
Preterit Perfect
Pretérito Anterior

had referred
hube referido hubiste referido hubo referido hubimos referido hubisteis referido hubieron referido
Past Perfect

had referred
había referido habías referido había referido habíamos referido habíais referido habían referido
Present Perfect Subj
Presente Perfecto Subj

may have referred
haya referido hayas referido haya referido hayamos referido hayáis referido hayan referido
Future Perfect
Futuro Perfecto

will have referred
habré referido habrás referido habrá referido habremos referido habréis referido habrán referido
Conditional Perfect
Condicional Perfecto

would have referred
habría referido habrías referido habría referido habríamos referido habríais referido habrían referido
Pluperfect Subjunctive
Pluscuamperf. de sbj

might have referred
hubiera referido hubieras referido hubiera referido hubiéramos referido hubierais referido hubieran referido
hubiese referido hubieses referido hubiese referido hubiésemos referido hubieseis referido hubiesen referido
Progressive Tenses REFERIR  Present Participle: refiriendo - referring
Present Progressive
Presente Progressivo

am referring
estoy refiriendo estás refiriendo está refiriendo estamos refiriendo está refiriendo están refiriendo
Preterit Progressive
Pretérito Prog

was referring
estuve refiriendo estuviste refiriendo estuvo refiriendo estuvimos refiriendo estuvisteis refiriendo estuvieron refiriendo
Imperfect Progressive
Imperfecto Prog

had been referring
estaba refiriendo estabas refiriendo estaba refiriendo estábamos refiriendo estabais refiriendo estaban refiriendo
Future Progressive
Futuro Perfecto Prog

will be referring
estaré refiriendo estarás refiriendo estará refiriendo estaremos refiriendo estaréis refiriendo estarán refiriendo
Conditional Progressive
Condicional perf. prog.

would have been
estaría refiriendo estarías refiriendo estabría refiriendo estaríamos refiriendo estaríais refiriendo estarían refiriendo
Subjunctive Progressive
Subjuntivo Progressivo

may've been
que ~ refiriendo que ~ refiriendo que ~ refiriendo que ~ refiriendo que ~ refiriendo que ~ refiriendo
More Spanish Lessons like the Spanish verb REFERIR           |            Add Daily Spanish Lessons to Your Website Free


Spanish verb referir - refer referir can also mean: to tell, to relate.
referir a alguien a algo : to refer somebody to something .
referir algo a algo : to set something in something .
referirse a algo/alguien: to refer to something/somebody .

Spanish to refer is referir la referencia (nf): reference.
referente a (adj): regarding, concerning.

Spanish for refer is referir Las noticias referentes al golpe de estado.: The news concerning/about the coup d'état.
hacer referencia a algo: to refer to.
punto de referencia: point of reference.
número de referencia: reference number.

you informal vos replaces - you, informal, singular -
- in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and also in some countries of Central America.
Sometimes it also replaces the formal singular 'Usted'.
In irregular IR verbs, the conjugations remain the same as for except for the addition of accents in the following tenses:
Presente:      vos referís
Imperativo:  ¡referí!

More Verbs like the Spanish verb REFERIR - to refer

 ✔    There are many more Spanish Verb Tables like this one.

 ✔    YOU can easily add similar daily Spanish verb lessons to YOUR website - free by copying and pasting some code we give you.

 ✔    You can more easily remember words and verbs like the Spanish for refer referir using the techniques of the world's Memory Masters.

Subscribe NOW to the FREE Learn Spanish Newsletter email

Before you go, be sure to SUBSCRIBE NOW to get your FREE email Learn Spanish Newsletter below. Every week you will get a selection of Spanish learning material and a verb of the week, cartoon Memory Trigger and items of interest to the student of Spanish:

learn Spanish Words Fast learn Spanish in Spain Spanish churros Ten most important Spanish verbs
Learn Spanish Vocab and Phrases up to 5 times faster than traditional methods.
Practise your Spanish in Spain with a native Spanish teacher with fluent English
Enjoy Spanish foods while practising your Spanish in Spanish speaking countries
The Ten Most Important Spanish Verbs
Conquering SER and ESTAR in Spanish
Many students find ser and estar difficult to master. Don't get caught with the 'temporary' and 'permanent' definitions.
Understanding POR and PARA
These two words can give a great deal of bother to Spanish learners. Cartoon memory triggers will help you remember these.
Free Spanish Lessons
You can get free Spanish lessons sent direct to your email inbox.
Make 200 Spanish nouns verbs in minutes
Learn to make lots of Spanish verbs in minutes.
Tina Arena finds a HARE IN A flour sack!
What on earth was the hare doing in a sack of flour?
Enjoy your Spanish verb referir learning.
200 Words a Day! Accelerated Language learning
Learn Spanish | Learn French | Learn German | Learn Italian | Learn Welsh |

200 Words a Day! Free Daily Spanish Lesson Online - the verb in Spanish for refer is referir - fully conjugated.
Transcity Properties Ltd trading as exceltra, 32 Alverton, Great Linford, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK14 5EF, United Kingdom
Serving fast language learning to the world including Europe, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, Asia and the Americas.
Spanish learning Made Fun and Fast with your free Daily Spanish Verb Lesson on the Spanish verb referir.