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Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *þai, which shares the same root as Old English þæt.

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

þā m or f or n

  1. inflection of se:
    1. accusative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative plural

DeterminerEdit

þā m or f or n

  1. inflection of :
    1. accusative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative plural

PronounEdit

þā m or f or n

  1. inflection of :
    1. accusative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative plural

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: tha, tho

AdverbEdit

þā

  1. then
    • Template:981 C.E. AS Chronicles:
      Her comon ærest þa VII scipu and gehergoden Hamtun
      then in this year first came 7 ships, and ravaged Southampton

ConjunctionEdit

þā

  1. when, since, because, where
    • (Can we date this quote?) Ælfwine’s Prayerbook:
      hio wæs feowortyne geara eald þa hio Crist acende
      she was 14 years old when she gave birth to Christ