See also: þa

IcelandicEdit

AdverbEdit

þá

  1. then, the past
    Þá var ég ungur maður.
    I was a young man then.
  2. then
    • Genesis 5:3 (Icelandic, English)
      Adam lifði hundrað og þrjátíu ár. Þá gat hann son í líking sinni, eftir sinni mynd, og nefndi hann Set.
      When Adam had lived 130 years, then he had a son in his own likeness, in his own image; and he named him Seth.
    Þá fer ég bara!
    Then I'll just leave!
    Hvað gerirðu þá?
    What will you do then?

Derived termsEdit

PronounEdit

þá

  1. (personal pronoun): them, accusative of þeir (they) which is in turn the plural form of hann (him)
    Ekki drepa þá!
    Don't kill them!
    Þá þekki ég svo sannarlega.
    I sure am familiar with them.

DeclensionEdit


Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *þan (then). Cognate with Old English þā, Old High German danne, Gothic 𐌸𐌰𐌽 (þan).

AdverbEdit

þá (not comparable)

  1. then, at that time

DescendantsEdit

  • Norwegian Nynorsk:
  • Swedish:

Etymology 2Edit

From a form of Proto-Germanic *sa (that). Cognate with Old English þā, Old Saxon thia, Old High German , dea.

PronounEdit

þá

  1. that (accusative singular feminine demonstrative pronoun)
  2. those (accusative plural masculine demonstrative pronoun)
  3. them (third-person accusative plural masculine personal pronoun)

DeclensionEdit



DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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