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1580s; see fore- + mention (v.). A verb foremention is attested from 1650s.

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for forementioned

Historical Examples of forementioned

  • It is but an instance of the forementioned case, and must thence be answered.

    A Christian Directory (Part 2 of 4)

    Richard Baxter

  • He was eminently a strong rod in the forementioned respects.

  • Thus, to recur to the forementioned example, James B. obtains a profit by spending two francs in wages.

  • It is plain that the three forementioned hypotheses have much in common with each other.

    Buffon's Natural History, Volume I (of II)

    Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon

  • When I have thus filled it, I can very easily in the forementioned flame of a Lamp seal and joyn on the head of it.


    Robert Hooke