I knew that!


Our word for today is one I found in a FB post!

Leonardo da Vincicognoscenti (plural of cognoscente)(noun)
1. persons who have superior knowledge and understanding of a particular field, especially in the fine arts, literature, and world of fashion.

 
Italys flagEtymology: from 1770-1780 < Italian, Latinized variant of conoscente (present participle of conoscere, to know) >

 

Source: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/cognoscenti

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