whenas

conjunction
when·​as | \ hwe-ˈnaz How to pronounce whenas (audio) , we-, (h)wə-\

Definition of whenas

archaic
: when

First Known Use of whenas

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for whenas

Middle English (Scots) when as, from Middle English when + as

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