pronoun or adjective

which·​so·​ev·​er ˌ(h)wich-sə-ˈwe-vər How to pronounce whichsoever (audio)
: whichever
… for he was either come post, or in the West Chester coach, I knew not which; but whichsoever it was, he would be sure to come to that house to meet me.Daniel Defoe

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of whichsoever was in the 15th century

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“Whichsoever.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whichsoever. Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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