connaissant etymology

French word connaissant comes from Romanian cunoaște, Latin cognoscere, and later Romanian cunoștință (Acquaintance. Awareness.)

Detailed word origin of connaissant

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cunoaște Romanian (ron) (reflexive) to be acquainted. (transitive) to know (a person).
cognoscere Latin (lat)
cunoștință Romanian (ron) Acquaintance. Awareness.
cognoscens Latin (lat)
connaissant French (fra)

Words with the same origin as connaissant

Descendants of cunoaște
connaissance connaisseur connaître connu méconnaissable
Descendants of cognoscere