Conjunction · A primitive particle

A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjunction or adverb (as below); often largely modified by other particles annexed:—and, (forasmuch, inasmuch, where-) as, assured(-ly), but, certainly, doubtless, else, even, except, for, how, (because, in, so, than) that, nevertheless, now, rightly, seeing, since, surely, then, therefore, (al-) though, till, truly, until, when, whether, while, whom, yea, yet.


  1. that, for, because, when, as though, as, because that, but, then, certainly, except, surely, since
    1. that
      1. yea, indeed
    2. when (of time)
      1. when, if, though (with a concessive force)
    3. because, since (causal connection)
    4. but (after negative)
    5. that if, for if, indeed if, for though, but if
    6. but rather, but
    7. except that
    8. only, nevertheless
    9. surely
    10. that is
    11. but if
    12. for though
    13. forasmuch as, for therefore


Genesis 4:25


Seth compensation. Seth is Abel in the reincarnation

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