prithee

[prith-ee]
interjection Archaic.
(I) pray thee.

Origin:
1570–80; by shortening and alteration

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prithee (ˈprɪðɪ)
 
interj
archaic pray thee; please
 
[C16: shortened from I pray thee]

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prithee
c.1522, altered from phrase (I) pray thee (see pray).
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Example sentences
Now, forward with your tale-Prithee stand further off.
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