þanne

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *þan-, *þana- (at that (time), then), from Proto-Indo-European *to- (demonstrative pronoun). Cognate with Old Frisian þenne (then), Old Saxon thanna (then), Old High German danne (then). Related to Old English þā (then, at that time).

AdverbEdit

þanne

  1. then

ConjunctionEdit

þanne

  1. then, in that case; at which time, when
  2. since, because

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 28 August 2013, at 15:31