[heer-uh-pon, -pawn]


upon or on this.
immediately following this.

Origin of hereupon

First recorded in 1125–75, hereupon is from the Middle English word herupon. See here, upon Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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following immediately after this; at this stage
formal upon this thing, point, subject, etc
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Word Origin and History for hereupon

late Old English, from here + upon.

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