tha

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

tha

  1. (Northern England) Eye dialect spelling of thou.

Anagrams[edit]


Eastern Cham[edit]

Eastern Cham cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : tha

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Chamic *sa, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *əsa, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *əsa, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *əsa, from Proto-Austronesian *əsa.

Numeral[edit]

tha

  1. (cardinal) one

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish at·tá (Modern Irish ), from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂- (to stand)

Verb[edit]

tha

  1. am, are, is
    Tha mi pòsda. - I'm married.
    Tha mi à Colbhasa. - I am from Colonsay.
    Tha mi a' smaoineachadh gu bheil. - I am thinking so.
    Tha thu fadalach. - You are late.
    Tha an duine anns an taigh. - The man is in the house.
  2. there is, there are
    Tha duine anns an taigh. - There is a man in the house.
    Tha daoine anns an taigh. - There are men in the house.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The root of the verb is bi, the infinitive is a bhith.
  • The dependent form, used after particles, is bheil or eil, depending on the particle in question.
  • Tha is used as an affirmative answer to questions formed with bheil or eil.
    A bheil thu toilichte? - Tha.
    Are you happy? - Yes.
  • When linking the subject of a sentence with a complement consisting of a noun phrase ("somebody is somebody", "somebody is something", "something is something"), the verb is is used:
    Tha mise anns an t-seòmar. - I am in the room.
    Is mise Dòmhnall. - I am Donald.