Meaning of houseward in English:

houseward

Pronunciation /ˈhaʊswəd/

adverb

  • Towards the house, or a house.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Biblia: the Bible. From house + -ward. Originally probably after early modern German zum hause werts, which is formed with †-werts (now -wärts) -wards.