Meaning of whomso in English:


Pronunciation /ˈhuːmsəʊ/


  • Used instead of ‘whoso’ as the object of a verb or preposition.

    ‘whomso thou meetest, say thou this to each’
    • ‘And he took the wand wherewith he lulls the eyes of whomso he will, while others again he even wakes from out of sleep.’
    • ‘It is neither by asking your friends, family, brother, sister, your bishop if you have one, or whomso else - you can only find it within yourself.’
    • ‘Yea, she soon shall destroy gold-wealthy Priamos’ town, and Trojans many and Argives doom to death, whomso she will.’
    • ‘To whomso she shows favour, even if they be men, she ends their feuds.’
    • ‘He shall send to it whomso He chooseth, for that I have no longer a desire for the kinship.’