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1. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Ye \Ye\ (y[=a]), adv. [See Yea.]
   Yea; yes. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Ye \Ye\, Ye \Ye\ ([th][=e]),
   an old method of printing the article the (AS. [thorn]e), the
   "y" being used in place of the Anglo-Saxon thorn ([thorn]).
   It is sometimes incorrectly pronounced y[=e]. See The, and
   Thorn, n., 4.
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3. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Ye \Y"["e]\ ([=e]"e), n.; pl. Y["e]n ([=e]"en).
   An eye. [Obs.]
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         From his y["e]n ran the water down.      --Chaucer.
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4. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Ye \Ye\ (y[=e]), pron. [OE. ye, [yogh]e, nom. pl., AS. ge,
   g[imac]; cf. OS. ge, g[imac], OFries. g[imac], [imac], D.
   gij, Dan. & Sw. i, Icel. [=e]r, OHG. ir, G. ihr, Goth. jus,
   Lith. jus, Gr. "ymei^s, Skr. yuyam. [root]189.]
   The plural of the pronoun of the second person in the
   nominative case.
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         Ye ben to me right welcome heartily.     --Chaucer.
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         But ye are washed, but ye are sanctified. --1 Cor. vi.
                                                  11.
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         This would cost you your life in case ye were a man.
                                                  --Udall.
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   Note: In Old English ye was used only as a nominative, and
         you only as a dative or objective. In the 16th century,
         however, ye and you became confused and were often used
         interchangeably, both as nominatives and objectives,
         and you has now superseded ye except in solemn or
         poetic use. See You, and also the first Note under
         Thou.
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               Vain pomp and glory of this world, I hate ye.
                                                  --Shak.
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               I come, kind gentlemen, strange news to tell ye.
                                                  --Dryden.
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5. The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018)
ye

    The country code for Yemen.

   (1999-01-27)


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