Distant but within sight; ('yon' is dialectal, as in); SYN. yon.
ETYM Old Eng. yonder, yonder; cf. OD. ginder, Goth. jaindr there. Related to Yond.
At or in an indicated (usually distant) place; ('yon' is archaic and dialectal as in- Calder Willingham); SYN. yon.
Something that is or is in an indicated more or less distant place.