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  1. tye(Noun)

    a knot

  2. tye(Noun)

    a patch of common land, often a village green.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tye(noun)

    a knot; a tie

  2. Tye(noun)

    a chain or rope, one end of which passes through the mast, and is made fast to the center of a yard; the other end is attached to a tackle, by means of which the yard is hoisted or lowered

  3. Tye(noun)

    a trough for washing ores

  4. Tye(verb)

    see Tie, the proper orthography


  1. Tye

    Tye is a city in Taylor County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,158 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Abilene, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tye

    tī, v.t. to wash ore in a tye.—n. a narrow buddle or inclined hutch for washing ore. [Prob. A.S. thweán, to wash.]

  2. Tye

    tī, n. an old form of tie: a runner of thick rope or chain, which forms part of the purchase used for hoisting the topsail and top-gallant yards.—ns. Tye′-block, the block on the yard through which the tye is rove, and passes on to be secured at the masthead; Ty′ing, the act of fastening, a fastening.

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Anagrams for TYE »

  1. tey

  2. yet

  3. ety


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of TYE in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of TYE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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