(grammar): The form of a verb used (in English and other languages) with the pronoun we (its equivalent in other languages).
"Are" is the first-person plural of the verb "to be".
First-person-plural Sentence Examples
16) in which the first person plural is used.
If we may assume that the writer who uses the first person plural in Acts xvi.
Of these two main theories are possible: (1) that which sees in them traces, of an earlier document - whether entries in a travel-diary, or a more or less consecutive narrative written later; and (2) that which would regard the "we" as due to the author's breaking instinctively into the first person plural at certain points where he felt himself specially identified with the history.