incognita

See also: incógnita

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See incognito.

NounEdit

incognita (plural incognitas)

  1. A woman who is unknown or in disguise.
  2. (of a woman) The state of being in disguise. (Can we add an example for this sense?)

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for incognita in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AdjectiveEdit

incognita (not comparable)

  1. Of a woman: without being known; in an assumed character, or under an assumed title; in disguise.
    • 1831, Letitia Elizabeth Landon, Romance and Reality, volume 1, page 120:
      Of all places, London is the best for an incognita acquaintance; cards may be exchanged to all eternity without a meeting, and the various circles revolve like planets in their different systems, utterly unconscious of the means and modes of each other's existence.

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ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

incognita f (plural incognite)

  1. (mathematics) unknown (quantity)
  2. uncertainty

AdjectiveEdit

incognita

  1. feminine singular of incognito

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ incognita in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

incognita

  1. nominative feminine singular of incognitus
  2. nominative neuter plural of incognitus
  3. accusative neuter plural of incognitus
  4. vocative feminine singular of incognitus
  5. vocative neuter plural of incognitus

AdjectiveEdit

incognitā

  1. ablative feminine singular of incognitus