vosotros

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Asturian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

vosotros m pl

  1. you (the group being addressed)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (subject pronoun: the group being addressed): vós

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From vos, "you" (plural), from Latin vōs, and otros, "others", plural of otro, from Latin alter, "other". Compare Catalan vosaltres.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

vosotros (feminine: vosotras)

  1. (informal) you; second person masculine plural personal pronoun.

Usage notes[edit]

The use of this pronoun, along with os, in ordinary spoken language is confined to Spain, excluding southwestern regions of Spain and in most of the Canary Islands. Elsewhere in the Spanish speaking world, it is found only in formal legal and religious language.

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