illuc etymology

Latin word illuc comes from Latin ille, and later Latin illic (He, she, it, yonder, that, overthere.)

Detailed word origin of illuc

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ille Latin (lat) That, those, used to refer to (a) person(s) or thing(s) not close to the speaker, in contrast to hic, meaning this. "That (renowned person)" (used to cast the referent in a positive light).. "That" (referring to a person or thing away from both speaker and listener); he, she, it (Medieval Latin, Vulgar Latin) The; used as a definite article.
illic Latin (lat) He, she, it, yonder, that, overthere.
illoc Latin (lat) To that place, there, thither.
illuc Latin (lat) To that place, there, thither.

Words with the same origin as illuc

Descendants of ille
illic olim