Part of speech: adverb

Away from this place; hereafter; consequently, therefore.

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Usage examples "hence":

  1. Hence it was that, for the first fortnight, the two did not happen to come across each other. - "Julian Home", Dean Frederic W. Farrar.
  2. I heard Terzky say That 'tis thy purpose to depart from hence To- morrow early, but to leave us here. - "The Death of Wallenstein A Play", Frederich Schiller.
  3. Hence the sound may truly be called a voice. - "The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition)", Charles Darwin.