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Wiktionary

  1. whilesconjunction

    while

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. While, Whiles, Whilstadverb

    Whiles is now out of use.

    Etymology: hwile , Saxon.

    Whiles I was protector,
    Pity was all the fault that was in me. William Shakespeare, Henry VI.

    What we have, we prize not to the worth,
    Whiles we enjoy it; but being lackt and lost,
    Why, then we rack the value. William Shakespeare.

    Repeated, while the sedentary earth
    Attains her end. John Milton.

    Use your memory, and you will sensibly experience a gradual improvement, while you take care not to over-load it. Isaac Watts, Logick.

    Whiles by the experiment of this ministration they glorify God, for your professed subjection unto the Gospel. 2 Cor. ix.

    Can he imagine that God sends forth an irresistible strength against some sins, whilst in others he permits men a power of repelling his grace? Decay of Piety.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whilesnoun

    meanwhile; meantime

  2. Whilesnoun

    sometimes; at times

  3. Whiles

    during the time that; while

  4. Etymology: [See While, n., and -wards.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whiles in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whiles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of whiles in a Sentence

  1. Sulieman Hussein:

    Dozens of my friends from the camp worked for long whiles mining gold and then made enough money to cross the Mediterranean from Libya to Europe, that is also what I plan to do. Life is good in Europe, whereas here we are not even human.

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