See also: These, thèse, and þese

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Middle English thes, from Old English þas, from Proto-Germanic.

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

these

  1. plural of this

Usage notesEdit

Depending on the context, the word those may be used either in place of or interchangeably with these.

TranslationsEdit

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PronounEdit

these

  1. plural of this

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AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French thèse, from Latin thēsis, from Ancient Greek θέσις (thésis).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

these f (plural theses or thesen)

  1. statement, thesis, proposition
    Synonym: stelling

LatinEdit

NounEdit

these

  1. ablative singular of thesis

Middle EnglishEdit

DeterminerEdit

these

  1. Alternative spelling of þese

PronounEdit

these

  1. Alternative spelling of þese

NounEdit

these

  1. Alternative spelling of þese

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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DeterminerEdit

these

  1. this, these

InflectionEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: dēse
    • Dutch: deze, dit
    • Limburgish: deze

Further readingEdit

  • these”, in Oudnederlands Woordenboek, 2012

Old SaxonEdit

DeterminerEdit

these m

  1. this, these
    an thesum uueroldrīkea uuirkean scoldin: They should work on this world.

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

these f (plural theses)

  1. Obsolete spelling of tese (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).