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From Latin cōnscius.



conscio (feminine conscia, masculine plural consci, feminine plural conscie or consce)

  1. conscious, aware
    Synonyms: consapevole, informato


conscio m (plural consci)

  1. the conscious
    Antonym: inconscio

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Further reading[edit]

  • conscio in – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana




From con- +‎ sciō (know).



cōnsciō (present infinitive cōnscīre, perfect active cōnscīvī, supine cōnscītum); fourth conjugation, no passive

  1. I am conscious of, have on my conscience.
  2. I know well.


  • The third and fourth principal parts are shared with cōnscīscō.
   Conjugation of cōnsciō (fourth conjugation, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōnsciō cōnscīs cōnscit cōnscīmus cōnscītis cōnsciunt
imperfect cōnsciēbam cōnsciēbās cōnsciēbat cōnsciēbāmus cōnsciēbātis cōnsciēbant
future cōnsciam cōnsciēs cōnsciet cōnsciēmus cōnsciētis cōnscient
perfect cōnscīvī cōnscīvistī cōnscīvit cōnscīvimus cōnscīvistis cōnscīvērunt, cōnscīvēre
pluperfect cōnscīveram cōnscīverās cōnscīverat cōnscīverāmus cōnscīverātis cōnscīverant
future perfect cōnscīverō cōnscīveris cōnscīverit cōnscīverimus cōnscīveritis cōnscīverint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōnsciam cōnsciās cōnsciat cōnsciāmus cōnsciātis cōnsciant
imperfect cōnscīrem cōnscīrēs cōnscīret cōnscīrēmus cōnscīrētis cōnscīrent
perfect cōnscīverim cōnscīverīs cōnscīverit cōnscīverīmus cōnscīverītis cōnscīverint
pluperfect cōnscīvissem cōnscīvissēs cōnscīvisset cōnscīvissēmus cōnscīvissētis cōnscīvissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōnscī cōnscīte
future cōnscītō cōnscītō cōnscītōte cōnsciuntō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives cōnscīre cōnscīvisse cōnscītūrum esse
participles cōnsciēns cōnscītūrus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
cōnsciendī cōnsciendō cōnsciendum cōnsciendō cōnscītum cōnscītū

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  • conscio in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • conscio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • conscio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette