Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Hence"

The meaning of "Hence" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does hence mean?
A: From this/as a result of this/arising from this.
When you have given someone a piece of information and you wish to show what conclusion derives from it.
There was a shooting at the nightclub last night, hence the increased police presence in the vicinity this evening.
Q: What does hence mean?
A: Hence means “therefore”: I don’t like spaghetti; hence, I won’t eat it.
Hence also means away: She has been studying intently and will finish school 2 months hence.
Q: What does hence mean?
A: "Hence" is used to show that the second part of a sentence explains or follows after the first part. It means the same thing as "thus," "therefore," or "so."

Examples:
It started raining suddenly, hence my hair got wet. (My hair getting wet happened because of the rain)
Q: What does hence mean?
A: Literally "from here"

Also a synonym of "therefore", not "because".

"hence" and "therefore" introduce the result

"because" introduces the cause
Q: What does hence mean?
A: "For this reason" or "therefore" or "so"

I was hungry, hence I ate dinner
I was hungry, so I ate dinner
I was hungry, therefore I ate dinner

Example sentences using "Hence"

Q: Please show me example sentences with hence.
A: We suspect they are trying to hide something, hence the need for an independent inquiry.
Q: Please show me example sentences with hence.
A: I think it is usually used with a comma or semicolon.
Q: Please show me example sentences with hence .
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Hence is like "because"
"Snow is falling hence the cold weather."
"The pan was hot hence my burn"
Q: Please show me example sentences with hence.
A: I don't like you Maria, hence!
Q: Please show me example sentences with "hence".
A: I knew it would rain today, hence giving you the umbrella earlier. (Hence = this is the reason that...)

Ten years hence they will surely be married. (Hence = in the future) (I think this is very formal and old.)

Synonyms of "Hence" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between hence and therefore ?
A: Therefore’ means ‘for this reason’, or ‘because of this or that’ - it relates to deductive reasoning, it tells WHY this or that is so, or happened
Hence’ means ‘from this/that’ - it relates to WHERE - position, or point in time; it tells from where or what, or to where or what, something comes, derives, or goes
Q: What is the difference between hence and therefore ?
A: They can often be used the same way. But there is some difference.

‘Hence’ e.g. ‘she found fifty dollars, hence (and that created) her good mood.’

‘Therefore’ e.g. ‘she was late, therefore (because) she slept in.‘
Q: What is the difference between hence and therefore ?
A: yes, the have the same definition. But it is true hence is seen as a more formal word. Just make sure you don't use either of the two words too often in a text
Q: What is the difference between hence and thus and therefore ?
A: Therefore and thus are much more common
hence you wouldnt hear much

google results,
770,000,000 therefore
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Q: What is the difference between hence and therefore and thus ?
A: Hence and therefore have the same meaning. Sometimes, hence can mean "from this point on" but usually 'henceforth' is used to mean that. For example, " He shall be henceforth known as..." = " From now on, he will be known as...". It is considered very formal to speak like that.
'Thus' is a bit more difficult. It can mean the same thing as hence and therefore but it also has other meanings:
(1) In the manner/way indicated.
"Stated thus, the problem seems mundane."
(2) To this/that extent
"We have come thus far."

I hope this explains it to you.

Translations of "Hence"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? hence
A: Rarely used
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Q: hence why..... . Does this sound natural?
A: you can say "that's why"
Q: Please show me how to pronounce hence.
A: So the H sound then EN then SS sound

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