Ajude o site a continuar crescendo, curta a nossa fan page.

hence   
      

Tem 5 letras ( h e n c e )         2 vogais ( e e )         3 consoantes ( h n c )         Palavra ao contrário ecneh

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
Informações sobre o assunto

English - Etymology

A later Middle English spelling, retaining the breathy _-s_, of _hennes_, (_henne_ + adverbial genitive ending _-s_), from Old English _heonan_ (“away", "hence”), from a West Germanic root *hin- (compare Old Saxon hinan, Old High German hinnan, German hinnen, Dutch heen, Swedish hän); related to Old English _her_ (“here”).

A later Middle English spelling, retaining the breathy -s, of hennes, (henne + adverbial genitive ending -s), from Old English heonan (away", "hence), from a West Germanic root *hin- (compare Old Saxon hinan, Old High German hinnan, German hinnen, Dutch heen, Swedish hän); related to Old English her (here).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
Informações sobre o assunto

English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈhɛns/ * Rhymes: -ɛns

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɛns/
  • Rhymes: -ɛns

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ADVERB
Informações sobre o assunto

English - Adverb

HENCE (_not comparable_) * (archaic) from here, from this place, away _I'm going HENCE, because you have insulted me._ _Get thee HENCE, Satan!_ * C.1599-1601, William Shakespeare, _The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, Act 4, Scene 1,_ O Gertrude, come away! / The sun no sooner shall the mountains touch, / But we will ship him HENCE: * 1849, Arthur Hugh Clough, _Easter Day (Naples, 1849)_, Ye men of Galilee! / Why stand ye looking up to heaven, where Him ye ne’er may see, / Neither ascending HENCE, nor returning hither again? * (archaic, figuratively) from the living or from this world _After a long battle, my poor daughter was taken HENCE._ * (archaic, of a length of time) in the future from now _A year HENCE it will be forgotten._ * (conjunctive) as a result; therefore, for this reason _I shall go to Japan and HENCE will not be here in time for the party._ _The purse is handmade and HENCE very expensive._ * 1910, Sun Tzu, Lionel Giles (translator), _The Art of War_, Section VI: Weak Points and Strong, 8, HENCE that general is skillful in attack whose opponent does not know what to defend; and he is skillful in defense whose opponent does not know what to attack. * 1910, [1513], Niccolò Machiavelli, Ninian Hill Thomson (translator), _The Prince_, Chapter VI, HENCE it comes that all armed Prophets have been victorious, and all unarmed Prophets have been destroyed. * 1731 May 27, Benjamin Franklin, _Apology for Printers_, published in _The Pennsylvania Gazette_, That HENCE arises the peculiar Unhappiness of that Business, which other Callings are no way liable to; * (temporal location) from this time, from now _The plane will leave two months HENCE._ SYNONYMS * (as a result; therefore, for this reason): consequently DERIVED TERMS * henceforth * henceforward RELATED TERMS * whence * thence TRANSLATIONS

hence (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) from here, from this place, away
    I'm going hence, because you have insulted me.
    Get thee hence, Satan!
  2. (archaic, figuratively) from the living or from this world
    After a long battle, my poor daughter was taken hence.
  3. (archaic, of a length of time) in the future from now
    A year hence it will be forgotten.
  4. (conjunctive) as a result; therefore, for this reason
    I shall go to Japan and hence will not be here in time for the party.
    The purse is handmade and hence very expensive.
  5. (temporal location) from this time, from now
    The plane will leave two months hence.

Synonyms

Derived terms

Related terms

Translations

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
Informações sobre o assunto

English - Verb

HENCE (_third-person singular simple present_ HENCES, _present participle_ HENCING, _simple past and past participle_ HENCED) * (obsolete) To send away. (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Philip Sidney to this entry?)

hence (third-person singular simple present hences, present participle hencing, simple past and past participle henced)

  1. (obsolete) To send away.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Philip Sidney to this entry?)


comments powered by Disqus

Facebook




[X]

Conhecer pessoas


Pratique o seu Inglês conhecendo pessoas do mundo todo

Encontrar