What does yonder mean?

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ˈyɒn dəryon·der

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. yonder, yon(adverb)

    distant but within sight (`yon' is dialectal)

    "yonder valley"; "the hills yonder"; "what is yon place?"

  2. yonder, yon(adverb)

    at or in an indicated (usually distant) place (`yon' is archaic and dialectal)

    "the house yonder"; "scattered here and yon"- Calder Willingham

Wiktionary

  1. yonder(Noun)

    Something that is distant but within sight.

    Off we go, into the wild blue yonder, riding high into the sky.

  2. yonder(Adverb)

    Distant but within sight

    Yonder peasant - who is he?

  3. yonder(Adverb)

    In a distant, indicated place; over there.

    Yonder peasant - who is he?

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yonder(adverb)

    at a distance, but within view

  2. Yonder(adj)

    being at a distance within view, or conceived of as within view; that or those there; yon

  3. Origin: [OE. yonder, onder; cf. OD. ginder, Goth. jaindr there. . See Yond, adv.]

Anagrams for yonder »

  1. droney

  2. Rodney

How to pronounce yonder?

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How to say yonder in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yonder in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yonder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of yonder in a Sentence

  1. William Shakespeare:

    But, soft what light through yonder window breaks It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.

  2. William Shakespeare, "Romeo and Juliet", Act 2 scene 1:

    But, soft! what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.

  3. Roho Hartman:

    I said, 'Hey, could you give me a ride home?' he said ‘Where do you live?’…I said, ‘Just right over yonder.'.

  4. William Shakespeare:

    Hamlet Do you see yonder cloud that's almost in shape of a camel Polonius By the mass, and 'tis like a camel, indeed. Hamlet Methinks it is like a weasel. Polonius It is backed like a weasel. Hamlet Or like a whale Polonius Very like a whale.

  5. Mark Twain:

    A verb has a hard enough time of it in this world when it is all together. It's downright inhuman to split it up. But that's what those Germans do. They take part of a verb and put it down here, like a stake, and they take the other part of it and put it a way over yonder like another stake, and between these two limits they just shovel in German.

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