ἀλλά

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Etymology[edit]

Originally the neuter accusative plural of ἄλλος ‎(állos) with shifted accent in an adverbial sense, from Proto-Indo-European *ályos, *h₂élyos. Cognates include Latin alius, Old Irish aile, Old Armenian այլ ‎(ayl), and Old English elles (English else).

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ἀλλά ‎(allá)

  1. but

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