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Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO] Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
Spanish term or phrase:Se desconoce
In the German text I am translating into Croatian there is, by mistake, an entry in Spanish (I suppose). Since I don't speak Spanish, would anybody be so kind as to give me the English equivalent of the mentioned expression?ž
Explanation: Impersonal form to say that somethink is not known
desconocer [E3] verbo transitivo
A (no conocer): por razones que desconocemos for reasons unknown to us; aún se desconocen los resultados de la votación the results of the poll are not yet known; dos jóvenes cuya identidad se desconoce resultaron heridos two youths, whose identities have not been established, were injured; desconocía la existencia de esta cuenta she was unaware of the existence of this account; su obra se desconoce fuera de Cuba his work is unknown outside Cuba
B (no reconocer): te desconocí ¡qué cambiada estás! I didn't recognize you, you've changed so much!; ¿y tú dijiste tal cosa? te desconozco and you said that? I'd never have thought it of you; chico, te desconozco ¿tú, tan trabajador? I don't believe my eyes! it's not like you to be working so hard
David Russi United States Local time: 11:25 Works in field Native speaker of: English, Spanish PRO pts in category: 120