Definitions for thineðaɪn

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. the possessive case of thou used as a predicate adjective, after a noun or without a noun.

    Category: Function Word

  2. the possessive case of thou used as an attributive adjective before a noun beginning with a vowel or vowel sound: thine honor.

    Category: Function Word

    Ref: Compare thy.

  3. that which belongs to thee:

    Thine is the glory.

    Category: Function Word

Origin of thine:

bef. 900; ME; OE thīn, c. OFris, OS, OHG thīn


  1. thine(Pronoun)

    Singular second person possessive pronoun.

  2. Origin: thyn, þyn, from þin. Cognate to German dein, Danish, Swedish and Norwegian din, Faroese tín and Icelandic þinn.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thine

    a form of the possessive case of the pronoun thou, now superseded in common discourse by your, the possessive of you, but maintaining a place in solemn discourse, in poetry, and in the usual language of the Friends, or Quakers

Translations for thine

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the form of thy used before a vowel or vowel sound

Thine anger is great; thine honour.

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