connu etymology

French word connu comes from French connaître

Detailed word origin of connu

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
connaître French (fra) (pronominal) to be knowledgeable (en about). (transitive) to know (of), to be familiar with (a person, place, fact, event). (transitive) to know, to experience (glory, hunger, problems etc.). (transitive, archaic) to know (sexually).
connu French (fra) A well-known person Famous. Known.

Words with the same origin as connu

Descendants of connaître