whomever etymology

English word whomever comes from English ever, English whom

Detailed word origin of whomever

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ever English (eng) (epidemiology) Occurring at any time, occurring even but once during a timespan. (informal) As intensifier following an interrogative word.. Always.. At any time.. In any way. (dialectal, and, informal).
whom English (eng) Him; her; them (used as a relative pronoun to refer to a previously mentioned person or people.). What person or people; which person or people, as the object of a preposition.. What person or people; which person or people, as the object of a verb.
whomever English (eng) Objective case of whoever.

Words with the same origin as whomever

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