Open main menu

trouthe

Contents

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English trēowþ, trīewþ; from Proto-Germanic *triwwiþō. Equivalent to trewe +‎ -th.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Early ME) IPA(key): /trøːwθ/
  • IPA(key): /trɔuθ/, /triuθ/

NounEdit

trouthe (uncountable)

  1. loyalty (to a cause)
  2. honesty, honor, troth
  3. goodness, kindness, integrity
  4. truth, reality (especially absolute)
  5. religion, belief system
  6. righteousness, justness; being right in one's cause
  7. A pledge, contract, promise or oath.
  8. A fact or truth.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit