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AdjectiveEdit

alguno m (Latin spelling)

  1. one, some

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *alicunus, from Latin alĭquis (someone) + unus (one)

Cognate with French aucun, Italian alcuno, Galician algún, Portuguese algum.

AdjectiveEdit

alguno (feminine singular alguna, masculine plural algunos, feminine plural algunas)

  1. some, any
    ¿Quiere alguno más?
    Do you want some more?

Usage notesEdit

When used before a singular masculine noun as part of the noun phrase, the apocopate form algún is used instead of alguno.

Note: In older texts, the pronoun is often written with a stress mark, i.e: "algúnos" to distinguish it from the adjectival form:

PronounEdit

alguno m (feminine alguna, masculine plural algunos, feminine plural algunas)

  1. someone

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