desconocido = unknown adjective

desconocido = stranger noun

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desconocida

adjective
adjective

English Translation of DESCONOCIDO

Examples of DESCONOCIDO

su apellido me es totalmente desconocido his surname is completely unfamiliar to me
una explosión de origen desconocido an explosion of unknown origin
por razones desconocidas for reasons which are not known (to us etc)
el triunfo de un atleta desconocido the success of an unknown athlete
tiene miedo a lo desconocido he's afraid of the unknown
con ese traje estás desconocido I'd hardly recognize you or you're unrecognizable in that suit
después del divorcio está desconocido he's a changed person or he's like a different person since the divorce

Related to DESCONOCIDO

Sometimes Confused With: desconocido (desconocer)

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desconocida

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noun

English Translation of DESCONOCIDO

Examples of DESCONOCIDO

un desconocido llamó a la puerta a stranger knocked on the door
unos desconocidos le dispararon por la espalda some unidentified attackers shot him in the back

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