siþþan

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an earlier (unrecorded) form *sīþ þon (subsequent to that), with contraction and corresponding shortening of long vowel.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

siþþan

  1. afterwards, subsequently
  2. since
  3. ago, since

ConjunctionEdit

siþþan

  1. after, since

DescendantsEdit

  • English: sithen
  • Scots: syne