Elsewhither vs Elsewhence - What's the difference?

elsewhither | elsewhence | Antonyms |

Elsewhither is an antonym of elsewhence.


As adverbs the difference between elsewhither and elsewhence

is that elsewhither is somewhither else; to some other place; in some other direction while elsewhence is from elsewhere; from some other place or source.

elsewhither

English

Adverb

(-)
  • Somewhither else; to some other place; in some other direction.
  • * 1843 , '', book 4, chapter VIII, ''The Didactic
  • […] know that ‘impossible,’ where Truth and Mercy and the everlasting Voice of Nature order, has no place in the brave man’s dictionary. That when all men have said “Impossible,” and tumbled noisily elsewhither , and thou alone art left, then first thy time and possibility have come.
  • * 1919 ,
  • With Strickland the sexual appetite took a very small place. It was unimportant. It was irksome. His soul aimed elsewhither .

    References

    elsewhence

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • From elsewhere; from some other place or source.
  • Antonyms

    * elsewhither