cnawan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *knēaną, representing a reduplicative form of an original Proto-Indo-European *ǵneh₃- (Ancient Greek γιγνώσκειν (gignṓskein), Latin nōscere etc.). There are Germanic cognates in Old High German -cnāhen, Old Norse kná. From the same Proto-Indo-European source are cennan, cunnan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cnāwan

  1. to know

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