eth

noun

Less common spelling of

:the letter ð used in Old English to represent either of the fricatives \th\ or \t͟h\ and in Icelandic and some phonetic alphabets to represent the fricative \t͟h\

eth-

combining form

Definition of eth-

:ethyl
  • ethene

Origin and Etymology of eth-

International Scientific Vocabulary


1

-eth

verb suffix
variants: or -th

Definition of -eth

used to form the archaic third person singular present of verbs
  • doth

Origin and Etymology of -eth

Middle English, from Old English -eth, -ath, -th; akin to Old High German -it, -ōt, -ēt, 3rd singular ending, Latin -t, -it


2

-eth

Definition of -eth

— see 2-th

ETH Defined for Kids

-eth

Definition of -eth for Students

see -th

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