- Eye dialect spelling of they.
1918, Randall Parrish, Wolves of the Sea:
- I know vat zay do.
1998 March 27, William Upski Wimsatt, “Anonymous Benefactor”, in Chicago Reader:
- He said, 'Students today, zay don't care about zee big issues.'
- Eye dialect spelling of say.
1868, F. Colburn Adams, The Von Toodleburgs:
- Wiz you to zay so many good zings to me, my heart shall be in ze paradise.