See also: Ty, , -ty, and ty.

EnglishEdit

AbbreviationEdit

ty

  1. (Internet, text messaging) thank you

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ty

  1. (personal) you (second person singular)

DeclensionEdit

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GuaraníEdit

NounEdit

ty

  1. urine

LojbanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

CmavoEdit

ty

  1. the letter t

Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ty sg

  1. you (singular, informal)

DeclensionEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ty

  1. you (personal, familiar or to a young person sg second person)

DeclensionEdit

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SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronounEdit

ty

  1. you (personal, singular)

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

ty

  1. because, therefore

SynonymsEdit

Usage notesEdit

ty as well as för always introduces a main clause, while the other given synonyms all introduces secondary clauses. Compare:

  • Hon gick inte och lade sig, ty/för hon var inte trött.
  • Hon gick inte och lade sig, därför att/eftersom/emedan hon inte var trött.

VerbEdit

ty

  1. to cling to, to turn to [someone/something] for protection or comfort.
    När barn blir rädda tyr de sig oftast till sina föräldrar
    When children get scared, they usually turn to their parents for comfort.

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Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

PronounEdit

ty

  1. you, thou
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