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The Robert E. Howard Lexicon

"...they vanished in the night like ghosts, none can say whither."

—Lord of Samarcand

whith·er (wĭth′ər, hwĭth′-) Archaic


To what place, result, or condition: Whither are we wandering?


1. To which specified place or position

2. To whatever place, result, or condition

[Middle English, from Old English hwider; see kwo- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]

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