It's an archaic word for the most part. Of all the things that one should be concerned with when learning English, I don't think "thence" is very important at all.Originally Posted by Patty
thence ( P ) Pronunciation Key (thns, thns)
From that place; from there: flew to Helsinki and thence to Moscow.
From that circumstance or source; therefrom.
Archaic. From that time; thenceforth. See Usage Note at whence
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adverb OLD-FASHIONED OR FORMAL
We travelled to my parents' home and thence to my sister's.