Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Thou"

The meaning of "Thou" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does
"Thou shalt not turn away from me."

is that meaning " Do not turn away from me." or "It will not happen that thou turn away from me."?

Thank you for your help in advance :)
A: Yes. Do not turn away from me..... But they are using biblical style of writing for some type of emphasize .
Q: What does thou art mean?
A: “Thou art” is the same meaning as “you are”. It is Old English
Q: What does that melt down thou . . . blac chyna instagram mean?
A: Do you have a link? It depends on the situation as to what it means

Edit: I can't add another comment on this page for some reason so I'm just going to edit this one, sorry. She's talking about her hair. "Melt down" meaning the hair melted onto her scalp nicely so you can't really see that it's been melted on, if that makes sense.

"Thou" is short for "though". It's slang and makes typing faster and is used usually by the younger generation. Don't shorten words when you're trying to be professional though, so like job interviews, or writing a book. Another way people shorten down "Though" is writing "Tho"

I'm not really sure how to explain the hair procedure cause I've never seen anything like this before but here's a link to that hair company's Instagram account:
Q: What does Thou
Example: How great thou art mean?
A: Means 'you' or 'your' in archaic English
Q: What does thou mean?
A: It means 'You'

Example sentences using "Thou"

Q: Please show me example sentences with 'thou' in daily conversation.
A: This is an archaic word, so it is not used in conversation anymore! It has been replaced by "you." It used to be a more formal way of saying "you."

You will see this word often in works by Shakespeare, who lived in the 1500s.

e.g. "O thou invisible spirit of wine, if thou hast no name to be known by, let us call thee devil."
Q: Please show me example sentences with thou.
A: thou is very old English and is not used at all in modern English. it is used in old literature from Shakespeare's age. thou means you.
Q: Please show me example sentences with thou art and what does it actually mean?.
A: one sentence would be "thou art thy self." which means "you are Yourself." thou is you and art is to be so you are to be or you are.
Q: Please show me example sentences with thou and you.
A: No hay mucha diferencia- se significan “you” (se dice tú, vos o usted en español)

Pero hay que aclarar que “thou” es una palabra muy formal y anticuada y por eso no se la usa en la habla cotidiana
Q: Please show me example sentences with "thou".
A: Thou is another way of saying you. But we don't say it much. It is an old word. It is in the Bible a lot.
Thou shall not kill = you should not kill

Synonyms of "Thou" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between you and thou ?
A: 'Thou' is an old English term meaning 'you'. It's used in poetry. It's never used in daily life
Q: What is the difference between I am thou, thou art I and I am you, you are I ?
A: Art and thou is old english... i guess it's used more in plays like Shakespeare
Q: What is the difference between you and thou ?
A: No one really uses the word "thou" anymore.
Q: What is the difference between thou art and you are ?
A: Same meaning. "Thou art" is old English and not used anymore.
Q: What is the difference between thou and thee ?
A: The same difference there is between I and me, we and us, and they and them.

Unfortunately in ordinary English "you" is used as both a subject and object so it is hard to translate thou and thee in a way that shows the difference.

Translations of "Thou"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? thou
A: "Thou" is a very very old way to say you. Is that what you want, or did you mean "though"?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? thou
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? thou art
A: This is a term used in older language or in the Bible.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Thou and though. I dont understand the reason of gh in though. Isnt thou sound the same? Can you pronounce thou and though for me?
A: "Though" means "despite." "Thou" is a word from the 1600s that means "you." You would probably never need to say "thou."

Other questions about "Thou"

Q: thou are honest Does this sound natural?
A: "Thou" is an archaic term used in the Christian Bible, and works by Shakespeare from English. "Thou" in modern English is "You".
"You are honest."
Q: That thereby thou mayest work out an open triumph over the evil within thee, and the sorrow without.
How to understand this "without" 🤔
Does it mean outside?
A: Yes, in this instance it means "outside (of you)."
Q: How do I use the " thou"? The meaning of this word isn't clear to me. I use it sometimes, even don't knowing the meaning completely, so...
A: "Though" is short for "although", and it means that two things that seem opposite are both true. For example:

Even though I don't like coffee, I always drink one cup of coffee in the morning, just to help me wake up.
I studied French when I was a teenager, though I don't remember any of it now.
Though you might think English is hard, there are many languages that are much more difficult.
Q: When do I use "thou" ?
A: Thou isn't used much in English anymore. It's a very old fashioned way of saying "You". Usually only found in religious or very old books
Q: When and how do you use "thou" and what does it mean?
A: No one uses the word "thou".
It means "you".
It can be found in the bible and other old writings.
For example, Thou shall not kill.
Meaning: you shall not kill

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