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British English: /ʌnˈnəʊn/
American English: /ˌənˈnoʊn/

Translation of unknown in Italian:


  • (actor, band, force, threat, country) the man, place was unknown to me
    non conoscevo quell'uomo, quel posto
    unknown to me, they had already left
    erano già partiti a mia insaputa
    it is not unknown for somebody to do
    non è insolito che qualcuno faccia
    it's not unknown for him to be late
    non è la prima volta che è in ritardo
    unknown quantity (Mathematics) Cecilia is an unknown quantity
    Cecilia è un'incognita
    murder by person or persons unknown (Law)
    omicidio ad opera di ignoti
    Mr X, address unknown
    signor X, indirizzo sconosciuto
    Stephen King, whereabouts unknown
    Stephen King, nessuno sa dove si trovi


  • 2 (person not famous)
    illustre sconosciuto (masculine) (-a)

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