We've seen Mitt Romney fly thither and yon grasping at excuses not to release his tax returns.
yon river is called p. 44the Tweed; and yonder, over the brig, is Scotland.
It is from the aqueduct of yon Moorish mill nearly at the foot of the hill.
Ay, tremble more at me than at yon English, doomed and accursed as they be!
yon demon,” cried he, “shall at least not live to exult over our death.
My stores and treasures lie, not in yon dungeon it is true, but in the opposite wing.
You don't know what mayn't be happening, or what mayn't have happened in yon place!
And he wanted you to say something to yon folks, that wad save my young life?
yon man had the impudence to give the haill thing a flat denial!
They glide hither and yon, seemingly without an effort, and always with wavy, oscillating gracefulness.
Old English geon (adj.) "that (over there)," from Proto-Germanic *jaino- (cf. Old Frisian jen, Old Norse enn, Old High German ener, Middle Dutch ghens, German jener, Gothic jains "that, you"), from PIE pronomial stem *i- (cf. Sanskrit ena-, third person pronoun, anena "that;" Latin idem "the same," id "it, that one;" Old Church Slavonic onu "he;" Lithuanian ans "he").