Etymology
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another (pron., adv.)

"not this, not the same; someone or something else," early 13c., a contraction of an other (see an + other). Old English used simply oþer. Originally "a second of two." The compound reciprocal pronoun one another is attested by 1520s.

updated on September 22, 2022

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Definitions of another from WordNet

another (adj.)
any of various alternatives; some other;
put it off to another (or some other) day
Synonyms: some other
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