See also: segun

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin secundus.

ConjunctionEdit

según

  1. as soon as

PrepositionEdit

según

  1. in accordance with
  2. according to

SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin secundum. Doublet of segundo. Compare Italian secondo and Portuguese segundo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /seˈɡun/, [seˈɣũn]
  • Rhymes: -un

PrepositionEdit

según

  1. according to
    Synonym: acorde a
    Según dice Marta...
    According to what Marta says...
    Según la leyenda...
    According to the legend...
  2. as, just as, the same way
    Todo queda según estaba.
    Everything stays just as it was.
  3. depending on

Usage notesEdit

  • Unlike most Spanish prepositions, según governs the nominative and not the prepositional case with pronouns. Thus:
  • según yoaccording to me
  • según according to you

Related termsEdit