FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French a +‎ lors. Compare Italian allora, Spanish alora, Occitan alara and Catalan aleshores.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.lɔʁ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔʁ

AdverbEdit

alors

  1. then (at that time)
  2. so, hence (as a consequence)

InterjectionEdit

alors

  1. (acknowledgement of previous statement) so, well, well then
    Alors on reste ici ce soir.Well then, let's stay here tonight.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Galician: alor

Further readingEdit