See also: them

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse þeim.

PronounEdit

þem (nominative þei)

  1. Third-person plural accusative pronoun: them
  2. (reflexive) themselves
Alternative formsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: them, thame
  • Scots: thaim, them

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Etymology 2Edit

DeterminerEdit

þem

  1. (Southwest) Alternative form of þan (the, that, this)

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

þem (plural þemes)

  1. Alternative form of teme (family, tribe)

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

þem (third-person singular simple present þemeþ, present participle þemende, first-/third-person singular past indicative and past participle þemed)

  1. Alternative form of temen (to produce offspring)