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

The meaning of "Thy" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does What does it mean "thy"? mean?
A: *What does "thy" mean?
It means "your", but it hasn't been used for hundreds of years. At least not commonly.
Q: What does thy mean?
A: It means “your.” It’s not a word we use anymore except in the Lord’s prayer (like your example), old hymns, or old works like Shakespeare. It was the informal singular your, like “tu.” (We used to have thou = tú, thy = tu, and thee = te.) Nowadays we only use you/your.
Q: What does thy mean?
A: @revinneil

You or your

Note that it is a word that is not used anymore.

You’ll find it in very old English (for example, William Shakespeare), the Bible, and very old religious hymns, poetry and literature.
Q: What does thy? cuando se usa y podrían darme un ejemplo por favor mean?
A: Thy father = Tu padre
Q: What does thy mean?
A: archaic singular informal your

;)

Example sentences using "Thy"

Q: Please show me example sentences with thy.
A: Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done
Thy lands art beautiful.
If it be thy will
Q: Please show me example sentences with thy , thou ,wilt.
A: those are mostly "archaic" terms, you won't often find them used in speech.
If it is thy wish, then we will go there. (thy=your)
If thou wilt do me this favor I would be grateful. (thou=you) (wilt= will)

Synonyms of "Thy" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between your and thy ?
A: In Early Modern English (*not* Old English, that was VERY different):

thy - second person singular informal
your - second person plural / singular formal

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In modern English "thy", "thou", "thee" etc are almost never used, "you" has completely replaced it.
Q: What is the difference between thy and your ?
A: давным давно "thy/thine" обозначал "твой/твое/твоя/твои "
а "your" обозначал "ваш/ваше/ваша/ваши"

В какой-то момент в истории, мы перестали использовать слово "thou" а слово "you" стало обазначать и "ты", и "вы." Теперь слова "thou/thy" встречаются только в старых или религиозных книгах.
Q: What is the difference between thy and thine ?
A: @big_smile thanks
Q: What is the difference between thy and thou ?
A: Thy = your
Thou = you

Translations of "Thy"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? thy and thou
A: Thy and thou are very old words in English vocabulary and are rarely used today in modern English but you would pronounce:

“thy” as the “th” sound and the letter “i”

“Thou” as the “th” sound and the word “ow”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? thy
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? thy
A: los americanos casi no digan eso, eso solamente se escucha en las peliculas.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? thy or your??
A: “Thy” is archaic and used in old texts, such as in the Bible, or old sayings EXCEPT that in the northern counties of England a small proportion of older people may still use it daily in ordinary conversation. Sadly dialects and strong local accents are fast diminishing within the modern society, with greater numbers moving away from their native regions and the younger generation enjoying education at college where conformity in the way they speak is desirable.
Most people would now use “thy” for impact, eg comic effect. “Your” is standard for singular, plural and irrespective of whom you are addressing.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? thy
A: Are you trying to say 'they' as in a group of people?

Other questions about "Thy"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce 'thy' and what does it mean.
A: It is an old English for “your”.
Q: She is angry at him going to thy party last night. does this sound natural?
A: She is angry at him for going to the party last night.
Q: 📃 "Never seek to tell thy love 
Love that never told can be ;
For the gentle wind does move, 
Silently invisibly"...
does this sound natural?
A: Beautifully read, Tania! I find no glimmer of a fault there. The tones, the cadences, the mood - it's all there!
Q: "Hallowed be thy name"
Is this "thy" an old way of saying "their"?
Thanks!
A: it's more like "your" than "their". I guess it depends on context though.

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