conosco

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conosco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of conoscere

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese conosco, cõnosco, connosco, from com (with) + Old Portuguese nosco (with us). Noscum is attested in the Appendix Probi as a 'vulgar' form of Latin nobiscum. Displaced Old Portuguese nosco.

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conosco (European spelling)

  1. (prepositional) with us

Usage notesEdit

Brazilian speakers who use this pronoun colloquially (instead of a gente) may not make the contraction and use com nós instead. This is highly proscribed but common. Portuguese speakers use connosco instead.

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