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Whence meaning

whence - 3 dictionary results

  1. 1. From what place; hence, from what or which source, origin, antecedent, premise, or the like; how; - used interrogatively.
  2. 2. From what or which place, source, material, cause, etc.; the place, source, etc., from which; - used relatively.
  3. 3. From which place; from which cause: inter. From what place or cause?.

whence - examples of usage

  1. What and whence was Sally? - "Somehow Good", William de Morgan.
  2. Whence she came and how, no one could tell. - "The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries", W. Y. Evans Wentz.
  3. You all know that his place is in the darkness whence he came. - "The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries", W. Y. Evans Wentz.
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