What does unto mean?

Definitions for untoˈʌn tu; unstressed -tə

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unto.


  1. unto(Conjunction)

    Up to the time or degree that; until; till.

  2. unto(Preposition)

    Up to, indicating a motion towards a thing and then stopping at it.

    Sir Gawain rode unto the nearby castle.

  3. Origin: By analogy with until, substituting to for till.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unto

    to; -- now used only in antiquated, formal, or scriptural style. See To

  2. Unto

    until; till

  3. Unto

    until; till

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unto

    un′tōō, prep. to.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unto in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unto in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jesus:

    Do unto as you would like them do unto you.

  2. Jeremy Taylor:

    Every act of virtue is an ingredient unto reward.

  3. Jesus:

    Do unto others as you would like them do unto you.

  4. Sydney Loofe:

    May God grant eternal rest unto thee. We love you Sydney.

  5. George Ade:

    Do unto yourself as your neighbors do unto themselves and look pleasant.

Images & Illustrations of unto

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