See also: téh, tèh, Teh, and TEH

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Mistyping of the on a computer keyboard.

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

teh

  1. (Internet slang, dated) Deliberate misspelling of the, for humorous, sarcastic, or facetious effect.
    This is teh game for your new box!
    You are teh haxor!
    • 2007 October, GameAxis Unwired, SPH Magazines, page 14:
      This Beowulf is based on a new animated movie of the same name... so yes, this counts as yet another game based on a movie, which basically relegates it to teh suck status in the minds of most.
    • 2010, Cory Doctorow, Little Brother, Tom Doherty Associates, →ISBN, page 10:
      Spending Fridays at school was teh suck anyway, and I was glad of the excuse to make my escape.
    • 2010, Martin Grondin, LOLcat Bible: In Teh Beginnin Ceiling Cat Maded Teh Skiez An Da Urfs N Stuffs, Ulysses Press, →ISBN, page 78:
      Awl teh booze got drink, an Happy Cat's momz was liek, “Dey gotz no booze. Dis parti iz teh suck!”

Usage notesEdit

  • Teh is sometimes used in deliberately ungrammatical ways compared to the word the. For example, teh can be applied to adjectives; "He is teh stupid" is an acceptable sentence within the universe of teh usage, whereas ordinarily "He is the stupid" is not.

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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

A prefixed derivative of eh.

NounEdit

teh m (indefinite plural teha, definite singular teha, definite plural tehat)

  1. blade

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BahnarEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bahnaric *t(n)ɛh, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *t₁iʔ ~ *t₁ih ~ *t₁iəh (earth, ground); cognate with Koho tiah (earth, ground), Mon တိ (tɔeˀ, earth, ground, land), Khmer ដី (dəy, earth, ground, land), Semai tiiq (earth, ground, soil).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

teh

  1. earth, ground
  2. dirt

Classical NahuatlEdit

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PronounEdit

teh

  1. (emphatic) you (singular), thou

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IndonesianEdit

 
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Teh

EtymologyEdit

From Malay teh (tea), from Min Nan () (Amoy dialect).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛh/
  • Hyphenation: tèh

NounEdit

tèh (first-person possessive tehku, second-person possessive tehmu, third-person possessive tehnya)

  1. tea

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MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Min Nan () (Amoy dialect).

NounEdit

teh (Jawi spelling تيه‎, informal 1st possessive tehku, 2nd possessive tehmu, 3rd possessive tehnya)

  1. tea

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DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: teh
  • Dutch: thee

Min NanEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of teh – see (“in the process of; currently”).
(This character, teh, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)
For pronunciation and definitions of teh – see (“to press; etc.”).
(This character, teh, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

SlaveyEdit

NounEdit

teh

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Keren Rice, A grammar of Slave (1989)