Complete Definition of "although"

English

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Pronunciation
(US)
*IPA|/ɑlˈðoʊ/
*SAMPA|/Al"DoU?/
audio|en-us-although.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-əʊ|-əʊ

Etymology
althagh

Conjunction
although

  1. in spite of (the fact that...)

#:Although it was very muddy, the football game went on.

  1. but, except that

Related terms
though
even though

Translations
trans-top|in spite of (1)
Catalan: tot i que, malgrat que
Chinese: 雖然, 虽然 (suīrán)
Czech: ač, ačkoliv
Dutch: hoewel, alhoewel
Finnish: vaikka :fi:vaikka|(fi), joskin
French: bien que, quoique
German: obwohl, obschon (poetical)
Greek: αν και (an kai), μολονότι (molonóti), καίτοι (kaítoi), παρόλο (parólo), παρά (pará)
trans-mid
Hebrew: he-translation|למרות ש-|lamrót shé, he-translation|אף על פי ש-|af al pí shé
Italian: sebbene, benché (both always followed by the subjunctive)
Portuguese: embora, conquanto
Russian: несмотря на то, что (n'esmotr'á na to, što), хоть и (χot' i)
Spanish: aunque
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trans-top|but (2)
Chinese: 但是 (dànshì)
Catalan: tot i que, malgrat que
Japanese: でも (de mo)
Finnish: paitsi :fi:paitsi|(fi)
French: bien que, quoique
German: trotzdem
Greek: παρά (pará), ωστόσο (ostóso), παρ' όλ' αυτά (par' ól' autá), μολαταύτα (molataúta), εντούτοις (entoútois)
trans-mid
Hebrew: he-translation|אבל|avál, he-translation|אלא ש-|éla shé
Portuguese: embora, conquanto
Russian: однако (odnáko), хотя (χot'á)
Spanish: aunque
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Translations to be checked
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ttbc|Esperanto: kvankam
ttbc|Ido: tamen, quankam
ttbc|Indonesian: meski, meskipun, walau, walaupun, sekalipun, betapapun
ttbc|Interlingua: ben que
ttbc|Japanese: にもかかわらず (ni mo kakawarazu), とはいえ (to wa ie), といっても (to itte mo), としても (to shite mo), であっても (de atte mo)
ttbc|Latin: quamquam
ttbc|Spanish: aunque a pesar de

See also
while
albeit

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