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can anyone tell me how to say "known as" in spanish. specifically in the sentence, "the people of spain knew her as princess margarita." is the "as" just implied? i know it probably involves the verb conocer in its preterite form, because that means to know a person or place. i just don't know how to phrase the statement. any help is much appreciated. thank you!

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