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*u̯id-

(Indo-European Root)

Meanings

1.
seeing
(This root is the origin of words like vision or the video, but in German, it also evolved into the verb "wissen" which is about "knowing".)

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The Difference Between "wissen" and "kennen"

'wissen' and 'kennen' both mean 'to know'. Today, we'll learn a really easy way to tell them apart. And no: it's not the kind of knowing as you usually hear.


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Root: *u̯id-
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