"th" Definition


Definition

  1. In Old English, the article the, when the following word began with a vowel, was often written with elision as if a part of the word. Thus in Chaucer, the forms thabsence, tharray, thegle, thend, thingot, etc., are found for the absence, the array, the eagle, the end, etc.

Dictionary Stats for "th"

Position in dictionary: 100072 of 111710 words.
Word Types: ,
Words that start with th: 811
Words that end with th: 428
Words that contain th: 4369
Next words in dictionary: thack, thacker, thak, thalamencephalon, thalami
Previous words in dictionary: teyne, textury, texturing, textured, texture

Definition of th

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "th". The definition of the word "th" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "th", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.