conocer

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See also: coñocer

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From Latin cognōscere, present active infinitive of cognōscō, probably through a Vulgar Latin form *conōscēre.

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conocer (first-person singular indicative present conozo, past participle conocíu)

  1. to know, to be aware of

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cognōscere, present active infinitive of cognōscō, Vulgar Latin *conōscēre (*conōsceō.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /konoˈθeɾ/
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /konoˈseɾ/
  • Hyphenation: co‧no‧cer
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

conocer (first-person singular present conozco, first-person singular preterite conocí, past participle conocido)

  1. to know (a person or a place), to be familiar with.
    Antonym: desconocer
  2. (in the preterite tense) to meet
  3. (in the future tense) to get to know, become acquainted (with)

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  • Rule: c becomes a zc before a or o.

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