everywhere etymology

English word everywhere comes from English every, English where

Detailed word origin of everywhere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
every English (eng) All of a countable group, without exception.. Used with ordinal numbers to denote those items whose position is divisible by the corresponding cardinal number, or a portion of equal size to that set.
where English (eng) The place in which something happens. The place in which. (legal) In a position, case, etc., in which.. At or in which place or situation.. To which place or situation.. Wherever.. While on the contrary; although; whereas. In what situation.. Interrogative adverb, used in either a direct or indirect question: at what place; to what place; what place.. With the preposition from.
everywhere English (eng) (colloquial) In or to a few or more locations.. In or to all locations under discussion.