teh

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Mistyping of the on a computer keyboard.

Pronunciation[edit]

Article[edit]

teh

  1. (Internet slang, dated) Deliberate misspelling of the, for humorous, sarcastic, or facetious effect.
    This is teh game for your new box!
    You are teh haxor!
    • 2007 October, GameAxis Unwired, SPH Magazines, page 14:
      This Beowulf is based on a new animated movie of the same name... so yes, this counts as yet another game based on a movie, which basically relegates it to teh suck status in the minds of most.
    • 2010, Cory Doctorow, Little Brother, Tom Doherty Associates, →ISBN, page 10:
      Spending Fridays at school was teh suck anyway, and I was glad of the excuse to make my escape.
    • 2010, Martin Grondin, LOLcat Bible: In Teh Beginnin Ceiling Cat Maded Teh Skiez An Da Urfs N Stuffs, Ulysses Press, →ISBN, page 78:
      Awl teh booze got drink, an Happy Cat's momz was liek, “Dey gotz no booze. Dis parti iz teh suck!”

Usage notes[edit]

  • Teh is sometimes used in deliberately ungrammatical ways compared to the word the. For example, teh can be applied to adjectives; "He is teh stupid" is an acceptable sentence within the universe of teh usage, whereas ordinarily "He is the stupid" is not.

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A prefixed derivative of eh.

Noun[edit]

teh m (indefinite plural teha, definite singular teha, definite plural tehat)

  1. blade

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Bahnar[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bahnaric *t(n)ɛh, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *t₁iʔ ~ *t₁ih ~ *t₁iəh (earth, ground); cognate with Koho tiah (earth, ground), Mon တိ (tɔeˀ, earth, ground, land), Khmer ដី (dəy, earth, ground, land), Semai tiiq (earth, ground, soil).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

teh

  1. earth, ground
  2. dirt

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

teh

  1. (emphatic) you (singular), thou

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Indonesian[edit]

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Teh

Etymology[edit]

From Malay teh (tea), from Min Nan () (Amoy dialect).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛh/
  • Hyphenation: tèh

Noun[edit]

tèh (first-person possessive tehku, second-person possessive tehmu, third-person possessive tehnya)

  1. tea

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Min Nan () (Amoy dialect).

Noun[edit]

teh (Jawi spelling تيه‎, informal 1st possessive tehku, 2nd possessive tehmu, 3rd possessive tehnya)

  1. tea

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: teh
  • Dutch: thee

Min Nan[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of teh – see (“in the process of; currently”).
(This character, teh, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)
For pronunciation and definitions of teh – see (“to press; etc.”).
(This character, teh, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Slavey[edit]

Noun[edit]

teh

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Keren Rice, A grammar of Slave (1989)