cun

cun (v.) "to learn to know, inquire into," from O.E. cunnian "to learn to know," ultimately from the same ancient root as CAN (Cf. can) (v.). Surviving into 17c. and perhaps later in dialects.

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

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  • Cun — (k[u^]n), v. t. [See {Cond}.] To con (a ship). [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cun — Cun, v. t. [See 1st {Con}.] To know. See {Con}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • cun — prep. OB → 1con {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1Є metà sec. XIII. ETIMO: lat. cŭm …   Dizionario italiano

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