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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An amended spelling of thence.

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Examples

  • We are this moment return'd, all well, and tomorrow shall proceed to Brecon, and thense to Hereford, and to Malvern Hills, and home by Gloucester.

    Letter 213

  • Williame Kirkcaldy and Petir Carmichael, in beggaris garment, came to Conqwet, [589] and by the space of twelf or threttein weakis, thei travalled as poore marinaris, frome porte to porte, till at lenth thei gat a French schipe, and landed in the Weast, and from thense came to England, whare thei mett befoir thame the said

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • Brunestoun convoyed him self, fyrst secreatlye, and then by spead of foote, to Ormestoun wood, and frome thense to Drundallon, [376] and so eschaped that danger.

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • From thense he departed the secound tyme to the Lard of

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • Towne, there is a very good open place called Black poole, for the queene's enemyes to lande, and invade, and from thense may come to the saide towne from the back side. '

    Devon, Its Moorlands, Streams and Coasts

  • More fortunate than that of the German (Saxon) province was the reform of the order begun in Spain in the sixteenth century, which extended thense to Italy and France.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 7: Gregory XII-Infallability

  • This name the mother-house has preserved, and thense the sisters are popularly called "Sisters of Nazareth", being thus distinguished from other

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 10: Mass Music-Newman

  • XL and XLI degree, fro whense he brought certeyne Indians, of the whiche he brought sum with hym from thense who are yet in Toledo at this present, and of greater stature than other of the firme land as they are commonlye.

    The Voyage of Verrazzano A Chapter in the Early History of Maritime Discovery in America

  • Frome thense into the kytchyn, lokynge abowt, if ther nede any of my cownsell, frome thense hyther and thyther obseruynge howe my chylderne be occupyed, what my wyffe dothe, beynge carefull that euery thynge be in ordre, these be statyons of Rome.

    The Pilgrimage of Pure Devotion

  • _ I wyll tell you, thus I go my statyons at home, I go in to the parler, and I se vnto the chast lyuynge of my doughters, agayne frome thense

    The Pilgrimage of Pure Devotion

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