iffen

[ if-uhn ]
/ ˈɪf ən /

conjunction Dialect.

if.

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Origin of iffen

1930–35; if + -en, of uncertain origin, perhaps an2 (hence a variant of archaic an if) or in’ (see -ing2), extracted from conjunctional uses of considering, excepting, etc.; cf. gin5
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