scio

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Noun[edit]

scio (uncountable, accusative scion)

  1. knowledge

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

scio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sciare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *skijō, from Proto-Indo-European *skey- (to split, to dissect).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active sciō, present infinitive scīre, perfect active scīvī, supine scītum

  1. I can, know, understand, have knowledge.
    Scisne ubi habitemus?
    Do you know where we live?
  2. I know carnally.

Inflection[edit]

  • The third and fourth principal parts are shared with scīscō.
  • Irregular forms are commonly encountered in early Latin, especially in the imperfect and future tenses.
  • The regular present imperatives, scī and scīte, are almost never encountered, with the regular second person future imperative forms scīto and scītōte being used instead.

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References[edit]

  • scio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879