-eth

-eth
-eth1 [ith, əth]
[see -TH2] suffix
-TH2: used with bases ending in a vowel [fortieth]
-eth2 [ith, əth]
[ME - (e)th < OE - (a)th (ult. < IE * ti- > L - (i)t, Sans -ti)] suffix
forming the archaic 3d pers. sing., pres. indic., of verbs [asketh, bringeth]: see also -TH3

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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