þi

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See also: thi

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

An apocopic form of þin, þine, thyn, from Old English þīn, from Proto-Germanic *þīnaz.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

þi (nominative pronoun þou)

  1. second-person singular possessive determiner: thy, your
Usage notes[edit]

When followed by a word starting with a vowel or h-, þin or one of its variants is typically used.

See also[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: thy
  • Yola: thee
References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Determiner[edit]

þi

  1. (Northern) Alternative form of þe (the)

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

þi

  1. Alternative form of þe (thee)

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

þi

  1. Alternative form of þei (they)

Etymology 5[edit]

Adverb[edit]

þi

  1. Alternative form of þe (the)

Etymology 6[edit]

Noun[edit]

þi (plural þies)

  1. Alternative form of þigh (thigh)

Old English[edit]

Article[edit]

þī

  1. Alternative form of þȳ

Determiner[edit]

þī

  1. Alternative form of þȳ

Pronoun[edit]

þī

  1. Alternative form of þȳ