English dictionary

et al meaning and definition

ET AL adverb

Definition of et al (adverb)

  1. and others ('et al.' is used as an abbreviation of `et alii' (masculine plural) or `et aliae' (feminine plural) or `et alia' (neuter plural) when referring to a number of people)
  2. and elsewhere (used when referring to other occurrences in a text)
Source: Princeton University Wordnet