receiveth

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

receive + -eth, the archaic third-person singular present tense suffix

VerbEdit

receiveth

  1. (archaic) third-person singular simple present indicative form of receive
    1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version)[1] Proverbs 21:11, When the scorner is punished, the simple is made wise: and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.
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