Origin of whilom
Words nearby whilom
How to use whilom in a sentence
His whilom arrogance was all fallen from him; he wore instead an air of extreme contrition.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
He was sorry to hear that his whilom chums, the "captain" and "lieutenant," were ill.Fifty-Two Stories For Girls|Various
Ygg whilom stuck a sleep-thorn in the robe of the maid who would heroes choose.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
He was not doubtful of me, not then, but of human nature in general; that whilom noble edifice was tottering.The Little White Bird|J. M. Barrie
"Nay, but Master Gideon slept whilom upon his post," continued Gerald, mimicking him.