What does thine mean?

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Wiktionary

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    a form of the possessive case of the pronoun thou, now superseded in common discourse by your, the possessive of you, but maintaining a place in solemn discourse, in poetry, and in the usual language of the Friends, or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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Thine

    thīn, pron. (poss. form of thou) belonging to thee: thy. [A.S. thín, thy—thín, gen. of thú, thou; Ger. dein.]

Anagrams for thine »

  1. nithe, thein

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thine in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Plautus:

    What is thine is mine, and all mine is thine.

  2. Hesiod:

    Invite the man that loves thee to a feast, but let alone thine enemy.

  3. Mark Twain:

    Behold, the fool saith, Put not all thine eggs in the one basket, -- which is but a manner of saying, Scatter your money and your attention, but the wise man saith, Put all your eggs in the one basket and -- watch that basket.

  4. John Milton:

    Accuse not nature, she hath done her partDo thou but thine, and be not diffidentOf wisdom, she deserts thee not, if thouDismiss not her, when most thou needest her nigh,By attributing overmuch to thingsLess excellent, as thou thyself perceivest.

  5. John Donne:

    No man is an Island, entire of itself every man is a piece of the Continent, a part of the main if a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if a promontory were, as well as if a manor of thy friends or of thine own were any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls It tolls for thee.

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