[ fawr-hwahy, -wahy ]
/ fɔrˈʰwaɪ, -ˈwaɪ /
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How to use forwhy in a sentence
In o dayes come Ihone baptist prechand in desert of e Iewry, & seyand, Do ȝe penaunce; forwhy e kyngdome of heuyne sal come negh.
British Dictionary definitions for forwhy
/ (fɔːˈwaɪ) archaic /
for what reason; why
Word Origin for forwhy
Old English for hwī
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