et alia

Latin phrase
\ (ˌ)et-ˈä-l(ē-)yə How to pronounce et alia (audio) , -ˈā-, -ˈa- How to pronounce et alia (audio) \

Definition of et alia

: and others

First Known Use of et alia

1953, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for et alia

Latin

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about et alia

Time Traveler for et alia

Time Traveler

The first known use of et alia was in 1953

See more words from the same year

Statistics for et alia

Cite this Entry

“Et alia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/et%20alia. Accessed 1 Apr. 2020.

Comments on et alia

What made you want to look up et alia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

March 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • field of crocuses
  • Which is a synonym of rectitudinous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!