connoître

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin cognōscō. Compare with modern French connaître and connaitre.

8===Verb=== connoître

  1. Archaic spelling of connaître.
    L’homme qui veut connoître toutes choses ne se connoît pas lui-même. (Œuvres mêlées de Saint-Évremond, Paris 1865)

ConjugationEdit

  • This verb is one of a fairly small group of -re verbs, that are all conjugated the same way. They are unlike other verb groups in that the ‘i’ is given a circumflex before a ‘t’. This conjugation pattern is no longer in use and has been replaced by -aître.

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