these


these
these O.E. þæs, variant of þas, nom. and acc. pl. of þes, þeos, þis "this" (see THIS (Cf. this)).

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • thèse — [ tɛz ] n. f. • 1579; lat. rhét. thesis, mot gr., proprt « action de poser » 1 ♦ Proposition ou théorie particulière qu on tient pour vraie et qu on s engage à défendre par des arguments. Avancer, soutenir, défendre une thèse. Réfuter la thèse… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • these — THESE. s. f. Proposition, question sur laquelle on discourt. These generale. these particuliere. vous sortez de la these. vous ne prenez pas bien la these. deffendre une these. il faut expliquer la these. ce n est pas là la these. vous changez la …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • These — Thèse Voir « thèse » sur le Wiktionnaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • These — Sf std. (16. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus frz. thèse, dieses aus l. thesis, aus gr. thésis Setzung , zu gr. tithénai setzen, stellen, legen .    Ebenso nndl. thesis, these, ne. thesis, nfrz. thèse, nschw. tes, nnorw. tese; Theke. ✎ Cottez (1980) …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • These 13 — is a collection of short stories written by William Faulkner, and dedicated to his first daughter Alabama, who died nine days after her birth on 11th January 1931, and to his wife Estelle. No longer in print, These 13 is a collector’s item… …   Wikipedia

  • These — ([th][=e]z), pron. [OE. [thorn]es, [thorn][ae]s, a variant of [thorn]as, pl. of [thorn]es, thes, this. See {This}, and cf. {Those}.] The plural of this. See {This}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • These — These, s. Thesis …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • These — These, s. Thesis …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • these — [ði:z] the plural of ↑this …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • these — [ ðiz ] function word *** the plural of this …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.