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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

toþ

  1. Alternative form of tothe

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *tanþs (by loss of the n and the resulting compensatory lengthening of the vowel), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts (tooth). Cognates with Old Frisian tōth, Old Saxon tand, Dutch tand, Old High German zan, zand (German Zahn), Old Norse tǫnn (Swedish tand), Gothic 𐍄𐌿𐌽𐌸𐌿𐍃 (tunþus); and with Sanskrit दन्त (danta) (Hindi दांत (dānt)), Ancient Greek ὀδών (odṓn), Latin dens (French dent), Old Irish dét, Lithuanian dantìs.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tōþ m

  1. tooth

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  • Middle English: tothe, toth, tooth