þin

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English þīn, from Proto-Germanic *þīnaz, from Proto-Indo-European *téynos (thy; thine), from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂ (thou).

Determiner[edit]

þin (nominative pronoun þou)

  1. Second-person singular possessive determiner: thine, your.

Usage notes[edit]

When followed by a word starting with a consonant other than h-, þi or one of its variants is typically used.

Descendants[edit]

  • English: thine (determiner)

Pronoun[edit]

þin (nominative þou)

  1. Second-person singular pronoun indicating possession: thine, yours.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þīnaz, whence also Old High German dīn, Old Norse þínn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

þīn

  1. thy; thine

Declension[edit]