Although Definition

Regardless of the fact that; even though.
Although the room is big, it won't hold all that furniture.
American Heritage
In spite of the fact that; granting that; though.
Webster's New World
But; however.
He says he has a dog, although I've never seen it.
American Heritage

Though, even though, in spite of the fact that: introducing a clause that expresses a concession.

Although it was very muddy, the football game went on.
It was difficult, although not as difficult as we had expected.

Origin of Although

  • From Middle English, from Old English althagh, compound of eall (“all (emphatic)”) + þeah (“though”)

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English al all all though though though

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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