Be That as it May

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The idiom ‘be that as it may’ is English in origin, dating back to Geoffrey Chaucer’s time, when it appeared as ‘Be as be may.’ In Old English, ‘mæg’ meant ‘am able’ as the verb ‘may’ does today. The term was also used in Old English as an auxiliary of prediction.

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