What does the word thence mean?

Usage examples for thence

  1. The ladder reached from the table right up through the floor and through the next floor, and from thence right up through the roof. – Tom, Dot and Talking Mouse and Other Bedtime Stories by J. G. Kernahan and C. Kernahan
  2. Thence he travelled to Oran. – The Truants by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  3. But he turned again from thence, from whence he was come from. – The-Travels-of-Sir-John-Mandeville by Mandeville, John, Sir