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    a form of the possessive case of the pronoun thou, now superseded in common discourse by your, the possessive of you, but maintaining a place in solemn discourse, in poetry, and in the usual language of the Friends, or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

Anagrams of thine

  1. nithe, thein

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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