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Asked • 06/26/19

What is the etymology of the pronoun "usted"? What formal pronouns existed before?

What is the etymology of the pronoun "usted"? What formal pronouns existed before, and when did the current "usted" come into existence?

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Maritza D. answered • 08/01/19

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