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alcuno

InterlinguaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

alcuno

  1. Some person: somebody, someone.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *alicūnum, from Classical Latin aliquem + unum.[1]

Cognate with French aucun, Spanish alguno, Galician algún, Portuguese algum.

AdjectiveEdit

alcuno m (feminine alcuna, masculine plural alcuni, feminine plural alcune)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) some, a few
  2. (in negative phrases) none

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2002, Giuseppe Patota, Lineamenti di grammatica storica dell'italiano (in Italian), Bologna: il Mulino, ISBN 88-15-08638-2, page p. 140:

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