Yon meaning

yŏn
Yonder.
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Yonder.
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(dated or dialect) That one or those over there.
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That one or those yonder.
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That or those at a distance.
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(dated or dialect) That (thing) over there; of something distant, but within sight.

He went to climb yon hill.

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(dated or dialect) Yonder.
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(knitting) Yarn over needle.
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Origin of yon

  • Middle English short for yond yond yond yonder yonder yonder Pron., Middle English from Old English geon i- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Old English Ä¡eon

    From Wiktionary