What does the word whereto mean?

Usage examples for whereto

  1. No, faith, not a jot; but to follow him thither with modesty enough, and likelihood to lead it: As thus; Alexander died, Alexander was buried, Alexander returneth to dust; the dust is earth; of earth we make loam; And why of that loam, whereto he was converted, might they not stop a beer barrel? – Hamlet by William Shakespeare
  2. Thus far we have treated of the barren fig- tree, or fruitless professor, with some signs to know him by; whereto is added also some signs of one who neither will nor can, by any means, be fruitful, but they must miserably perish. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  3. 90. " That lowliness is young ambition's ladder, Whereto the climber upward turns his face." – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown