Also here·un·to [heer-uhn-too, heer-uhn-too] /hɪərˈʌn tu, ˌhɪər ʌnˈtu/.

Origin of hereto

First recorded in 1125–75, hereto is from the Middle English word herto. See here, to Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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British Dictionary definitions for hereunto


  1. an archaic word for hereto (def. 1)


  1. formal to this place, thing, matter, document, etc
  2. an obsolete word for hitherto
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Word Origin and History for hereunto

c.1500, from here + unto.


late 12c., from here + to.

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