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See also Ty, , -ty, and ty.

English

Abbreviation

ty

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) thank you

Czech

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronunciation

Pronoun

ty or Ty

  1. (personal) you (singular)

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Lojban

Pronunciation

Cmavo

ty

  1. the letter t

Lower Sorbian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronoun

ty

  1. you

Polish

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronunciation

Pronoun

ty (pl. wy)

  1. you (personal, familiar or to a young person sg. second person)

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Slovak

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronoun

ty

  1. you (personal, singular)

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Swedish

Conjunction

ty

  1. because, therefore

Synonyms

Usage notes

The word is dated in written language, archaic in spoken language

ty always introduces a main clause, while the given synonyms all introduces secondary clauses. Compare:

  • Hon gick inte och lade sig, ty hon var inte trött.
  • Hon gick inte och lade sig, därför att/eftersom/emedan hon inte var trött.

Upper Sorbian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronoun

ty

  1. you, thou

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