eth

eth

[eth]
noun
a letter in the form of a crossed d, written đ or ð, used in Old English writing to represent both voiced and unvoiced th and in modern Icelandic and in phonetic alphabets to represent voiced th.
Also, edh.
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-eth

1
an ending of the third person singular present indicative of verbs, now occurring only in archaic forms or used in solemn or poetic language: doeth or doth; hopeth; sitteth.
Also, -th.


Origin:
Old English -eth, -ath, -oth, -th; akin to Latin -t

-eth

2
variant of -th2, the ordinal suffix, used when the cardinal number ends in -y: twentieth; thirtieth.

Eth.

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edh or eth (ɛð)
 
n
theta Compare thorn a character of the runic alphabet () used to represent the voiced dental fricative as in then, mother, bathe. It is used in modern phonetic transcription for the same purpose
 
eth or eth
 
n

eth (ɛð, ɛθ)
 
n
a variant of edh

ETH
 
abbreviation for
Ethiopia (international car registration)

Eth.
 
abbreviation for
Ethiopia(n)

-eth1
 
suffix
forming the archaic third person singular present indicative tense of verbs: goeth; taketh
 
[Old English -eth, -th]

-eth or -th2
 
suffix forming ordinal numbers
a variant of -th : twentieth
 
-th or -th2
 
suffix forming ordinal numbers

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ETH
Ethiopia (international vehicle ID)
Eth.
  1. Ethiopia

  2. Ethiopian

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