Definitions

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  • n. Departure.
  • n. Passing bell, death knell.
  • v. To go forth; go away; depart; journey.
  • v. To decease; pass away; die.

Etymologies

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From Middle English forthfaren, from Old English *forþfaran ("to go forth, depart"), suggested by forþfaru ("departure"), forþfōr ("departure, death"), equivalent to forth- +‎ fare.

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From Middle English, from Old English forþfaru ("a going forth, departure").

Examples

  • "They build outlandish craft and forthfare, no matter what you cry to them!"

    Foes

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