wherein

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

where- +‎ in

Pronunciation[edit]

(hwâr-n, wâr-)

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Adverb[edit]

wherein (not comparable)

  1. How, or in what way.
    • Wherein have I sinned, that thou wouldest deliver thy servant into the hand of Ahab, to slay me? 1 Kings 18:9

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Conjunction[edit]

wherein

  1. Where, or in which location.
    • Defile not therefore the land which ye shall inhabit, wherein I dwell: for I the LORD dwell among the children of Israel. Numbers 35:34
  2. During which.
    • There is a time wherein one man ruleth over another to his own hurt. Ecclesiastes 8:9
  3. How, or in what way.
    • In order to show them wherein they were wrong, Samuel was instructed to bear witness against them... 1 Samuel 8:9