yond

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English, equivalent to yon (from Old English ġeond).

Adjective[edit]

yond (not comparable)

  1. further; more distant
  2. yonder
    • William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Lines 46-48:
      Last night of all, / When yond same star that’s westward from the pole / Had made his course t' illume that part of heaven.

Adverb[edit]

yond (not comparable)

  1. yonder

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English onda, anda envy, jealousy; hatred, anger

Adjective[edit]

yond

  1. (obsolete) Furious; mad; angry; fierce.
    • Spenser
      Then wexeth wood and yond.

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