Origin of yond
before 900; Middle English; Old English geond; akin to Dutch ginds, Gothic jaind. See yon
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Examples from the Web for yond
Sure's I'se a-walkin' here, the front is off dere 'yond de hill!A Little Dusky Hero
Harriot T, Comstock
See how yond justice rails upon yond simple thief!Shakspere.An Advanced English Grammar with Exercises
George Lyman Kittredge
I adopt Hanmer's emendation, 'under' for 'yond' of the folio.
If it should thunder as it did before, I know not where to hide my head: yond same cloud cannot choose but fall by pailfuls.Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 8
Charles H. Sylvester
And again the spiritus mundi is symbolically interpreted in the story of yond temple betrothed and wedded to the tree.Monumental Java
J. F. Scheltema
Word Origin and History for yond
Old English geond (adv., prep.) "beyond, yonder," related to geon (see yon).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper