thence

adverb
\ˈt͟hen(t)s also ˈthen(t)s \

Definition of thence 

1 : from that place

2 : from that fact or circumstance : therefrom

3 archaic : from that time : thenceforth

from thence

: from that place

Examples of thence in a Sentence

Their travels took them to the Bahamas, thence south to Venezuela.

First Known Use of thence

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for thence

Middle English thannes, from thanne from that place, from Old English thanon; akin to Old High German thanan from that place, Old English thænne then — more at then entry 1

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thence

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English Language Learners Definition of thence

: from that place : from there

thence

adverb
\ˈt͟hens \

Kids Definition of thence

1 : from that place First go home, and thence to the hospital.

2 : from that fact The answer follows thence.

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