nowhither

[noh-hwith-er, -with-]

Origin of nowhither

before 900; Middle English nohwider, Old English nāhwider. See no1, whither
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nowhither

adverb
  1. archaic to no place; to nowhere

Word Origin for nowhither

Old English nāhwider. See neither
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Word Origin and History for nowhither
adv.

"toward no place," Old English nahwiðer; see no + whither.

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