ty

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See also: Ty, , -ty, and ty.

English[edit]

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ty

  1. (Internet, text messaging) thank you

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

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Pronoun[edit]

ty

  1. (personal) you (second person singular)

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Guaraní[edit]

Noun[edit]

ty

  1. urine

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Cmavo[edit]

ty

  1. the letter t

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

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Pronoun[edit]

ty sg

  1. you (singular, informal)

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

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Pronoun[edit]

ty m sg, f sg

  1. you (second person singular pronoun)

Usage notes[edit]

This pronoun is the T-form; it is used to address friends, family, children, teenagers, and often peers. The V-forms are pan m and pani f.

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Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronoun[edit]

ty

  1. you (personal, singular)

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Swedish[edit]

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Conjunction[edit]

ty

  1. because, therefore

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Usage notes[edit]

ty as well as för always introduces a main clause, while the other given synonyms all introduces secondary clauses. Compare:

  • Hon gick inte och lade sig, ty/för hon var inte trött.
  • Hon gick inte och lade sig, därför att/eftersom/emedan hon inte var trött.

Verb[edit]

ty

  1. to cling to, to turn to [someone/something] for protection or comfort.
    När barn blir rädda tyr de sig oftast till sina föräldrar
    When children get scared, they usually turn to their parents for comfort.

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Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronoun[edit]

ty

  1. you, thou