What does the word hence mean?

Usage examples for hence

  1. Hence it was that, for the first fortnight, the two did not happen to come across each other. – Julian Home by 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 by 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) by Charles Darwin
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