quamquam

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Reduplication of quam. The original meaning was hypothetically “how(much)ever”; compare quisquis (whoever).

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

quamquam

  1. though, although, albeit

SynonymsEdit

  1. etsi

DescendantsEdit

  • Esperanto: kvankam (learned)

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • quamquam in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • quamquam in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • quamquam in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

quamquam

  1. accusative feminine singular of quisquis