usward

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Etymology[edit]

us +‎ -ward

Adverb[edit]

usward (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) Toward us.
    • (Can we date this quote?) Andrew Lang, A Monk of Fife[1]:
      Then I, whose eyes were keen, saw, blown usward from Margny, a cloud of flying dust, that in Scotland we call stour.
    • 1904, William Morris, The Story of Sigurd the Volsung and the Fall of the Niblungs[2]:
      But the Gods have sent him to usward to work us measureless good: It is even Sigurd the Volsung, the best man ever born, The man that the Gods withstand not, my friend, and my brother sworn."