American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- pro. Used as the direct object of a verb.
- pro. Used as the indirect object of a verb.
- pro. Used as the object of a preposition.
- pro. Used in the nominative as well as the objective case, especially by members of the Society of Friends.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To thrive; prosper.
- The form theech, from thee ich, is also found in the phrase so theech, so may I thrive; also so theek.
- The objective case of thou.
- Thy: as, where's thee manners ?
- pro. archaic, literary Objective case of thou.
- pro. Thou.
- v. intransitive, archaic, literary To thrive; prosper.
- n. The name of the letter ⟨(⟩, which stands for the th sound IPA: /ð/ in Pitman shorthand.
GNU Webster's 1913
- v. obsolete To thrive; to prosper.
- pro. The objective case of
thou. See thou.
- From Middle English theen ("to increase, prosper, flourish"), from Old English þēon ("to thrive, prosper, flourish, grow"), from Proto-Germanic *þinhanan (“to thrive, succeed”), from Proto-Indo-European *tenk-, *tenkh- (“to succeed, turn out well”). Cognate with Dutch gedijen ("to flourish, thrive, prosper, succeed"), German gedeihen ("to thrive"), Gothic (gaþeihan, "to increase, thrive"). (Wiktionary)
“We _praise_ thee, O God, we acknowledge _thee_ to be the”
“_I the Lord will hold thy right hand, saying unto thee, Fear not; I will help thee_.”
“_When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee_.”
“He shall sustain thee_; shall bear both, if thou trust Him with both, both thee and thy burden: _He shall never suffer the righteous to be moved_.”
“_Yea, I have loved thee with an everlasting love: therefore with loving kindness have I drawn thee_.”
“Lord thy God, He it is that doth go with thee; He will not fail thee, nor forsake thee_.”
“At last being in his cell, at those words of the psalmist; _I will give thee understanding, and will instruct thee_, he was suddenly visited by God with an extraordinary light and spirit of compunction, which from that time never left him.”
“Many comfortable texts of scripture occurred to our minds on this occasion, filling us with an extraordinary degree of faith and confidence in Him, particularly such as, "_He will be very gracious unto thee at the voice of thy cry; when He shall hear it, He will answer thee_," Isa.”
“_Thou knowest that I love thee -- Thou knowest all things, Thou knowest that I that I love thee_.”
“_Knowest thou not that I have power to crucify thee, and have power to release thee_?”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘thee’.
Words in the Bible evoking biblical stories or with special spiritual meaning. Proper names have been reduced to the minimum.
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Anything I like.
Some of these may not sound good to you depending on where in the world that you are, and also your own taste. But to me these words sound lovely.
Looking for tweets for thee.