- (archaic) third-person singular simple present indicative form of sit
- And he saith unto me, The waters which thou sawest, where the whore sitteth, are peoples, and multitudes, and nations, and tongues.
- 1874, James Thomson, The City of Dreadful Night, XI
- A perfect reason in the central brain,
- Which has no power, but sitteth wan and cold,
- (...) and trieth vainly
- To cheat itself refusing to behold.