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And where was this magical land of Khorasan, whence the conquerors would come?
Then the man got dressed, got back on his bicycle and rode off from whence he came.Jamie Lee Curtis and Naomi Foner on What It Means to Be ‘Very Good Girls’|Jamie Lee Curtis|July 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is no longer exclusively the domain of “the ghetto” from whence it came.‘Because the Internet’ Review: Childish Gambino Is Hip-Hop’s Perennial Outsider|Rawiya Kameir|December 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Egyptians leave the country to seek work elsewhere, whence they can send remittances home.
So, like a good troll, please go back under the bridge from whence you came.
The Colonel and his two friends rode back towards the south, from whence they came.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
O wicked presumption, whence camest thou to cover the earth with thy malice, and deceitfulness?The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
These are obtained easily, whence follow the sinister reports that they give your Majesty, to the harm of the public welfare.
Once he suddenly found himself in the road driving a small flock of goats, whose he knew not, nor whence he got them.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
Several sentinels drew around the vehicle, with demands whence it came, and what was the object of the persons it contained.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter