Definition of hither:
- Applied to time: On the hither side of, younger than; of fewer years than.
- Being on the side next or toward the person speaking; nearer; - correlate of thither and farther; as, on the hither side of a hill.
- To this place; - used with verbs signifying motion, and implying motion toward the speaker; correlate of hence and thither; as, to come or bring hither.
- To this point, source, conclusion, design, etc.; - in a sense not physical.
- "The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley", Bertram Mitford.
- "The Coming of the King", James Hocking.
I am a Hebrew woman, said she, the daughter of a Doctor of the Laws, in the city of Bagdad; and being brought hither- it matters not how- I am married to a Prince among the Mazikin, even him who was sent for thee.- "Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers", Various.