|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (adj. & conj.) In what manner soever; to whatever degree or extent; however.
2. (adj. & conj.) Although; though; however.
Howsoever (5 Occurrences)
1 Corinthians 12:2 Ye know that when ye were Gentiles 'ye were' led away unto those dumb idols, howsoever ye might led. (ASV)
Judges 19:20 The old man said, "Peace be to you; howsoever let all your wants lie on me; only don't lodge in the street." (WEB KJV JPS ASV)
2 Samuel 18:22 Then said Ahimaaz the son of Zadok yet again to Joab, But howsoever, let me, I pray thee, also run after Cushy. And Joab said, Wherefore wilt thou run, my son, seeing that thou hast no tidings ready? (KJV)
2 Samuel 18:23 But howsoever, said he, let me run. And he said unto him, Run. Then Ahimaaz ran by the way of the plain, and overran Cushy. (KJV)
Zephaniah 3:7 I said, Surely thou wilt fear me, thou wilt receive instruction; so their dwelling should not be cut off, howsoever I punished them: but they rose early, and corrupted all their doings. (KJV DBY)