[uhn-too; unstressed uhn-tuh]
to (in its various uses, except as the accompaniment of the infinitive).
until; till.

1250–1300; Middle English, equivalent to un(till) until + to to

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unto (ˈʌntuː)
an archaic word for to
[C13: of Scandinavian origin; see until]

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Word Origin & History

mid-13c., perhaps a modification of until, with southern to in place of northern equivalent till. Or perhaps a native formation on the model of until from O.E. *und- "up to," cognate of the first element in until. Since 18c., chiefly in dignified, archaic, or Biblical styles.
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Idioms & Phrases


see do unto others; law unto oneself.

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Example sentences
Granted a few serious scholars look at singlehood, not as a default status, but
  as a status unto itself.
As a result, rage is becoming an ideology unto itself.
The simplest reason is that the company is an economy unto itself.
The first stage, really an algorithm unto itself, builds clusters of names from
  the adjacency requests.
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