Word of the Day September 19, 2021 [archive]
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Today's word: whilomˈʰwaɪ ləm, ˈwaɪ-
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word whilom
Once upon a time, formerly.
Former; sometime, late.
Origin: Old English hwīlum, dative plural of hwīl ‘while’.
formerly; once; of old; erewhile; at times
Origin: [AS. hwlum, properly, at times, dative pl. of hwl; akin to G. weiland formerly, OHG. hwlm, See While, n.]
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The numerical value of whilom in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of whilom in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of whilom in a Sentence
Whilom, ere youth?s conceit had waned, methought Answers to all life?s problems I had wrought; But now, grown old and wise, too late I see My life is spent, and all my lore is nought.