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AdjectiveEdit

alguno m ‎(Latin spelling)

  1. one, some

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EtymologyEdit

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

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

AdjectiveEdit

alguno m ‎(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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