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ignote

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin ignotus; prefix in- not + gnotus, notus, known, past participle of gnocere, nocere, to learn, to know.

AdjectiveEdit

ignote (comparative more ignote, superlative most ignote)

  1. (obsolete) unknown
    • John Aubrey
      I am an ignote fellow and but of little learning.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir E. Sandys to this entry?)

NounEdit

ignote (plural ignotes)

  1. (obsolete) One who is unknown.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Bishop Hacket to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ignote

  1. feminine plural of ignoto

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ignōte

  1. vocative masculine singular of ignōtus