One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
determiner & pronounarchaic
Whatever.as pronoun ‘whatso goes into their brain comes out as prose’
- ‘Then said the king, ‘Choose for thyself a horse, and whatso thing else thou desirest among my matters.’’
- ‘They answered, ‘O our lord, we know not at all, but he bade us deface whatso we had done.’’
Middle English: reduced form of Old English swā hwæt swā ‘so what so’.
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