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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

se (if) +‎ bene (well)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sebˈbɛ.ne/, [s̪ebˈbɛːn̺e]
  • Rhymes: -ɛne
  • Hyphenation: seb‧bè‧ne

ConjunctionEdit

sebbene

  1. although, though
    Synonyms: benché, nonostante
    Sebbene facesse molto freddo, uscii.
    Though it was very cold, I went out.
  2. albeit

Usage notesEdit

In the sense 1, it is always followed by the subjunctive.