There are 2 main definitions of e'en in English:

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Example sentences
  • ‘My good young man, eat up,’ said the priest, his face silhouetted, e'en for a dearth of sunlight to cast shadows in the cell-room.
  • Beyond, the temple was larger than it had looked, e'en to the trained hunter's gaze; a sickly air of the amber-light pervaded the columns of the temple, emanating like some swamp-illness from the cyclopean ruins of the moon-deity.
  • Dalmius nursed the invigorating fire-drink from a horn-flask, ensconced in leather, e'en as his thin hands trembled.

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Scottish form of even2.
Example sentences
  • And indeed, as all the legends tell, the fair Queen Bev of Connacht, e'en while still a young lass, worked industriously as she was taught, her fingers nimbly placing figures in far off shores.
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