the'e etymology

English word the'e comes from Proto-Indo-European *tar-, Proto-Germanic *þōz, Proto-Germanic - r, English verb-second, and later Old English (ca. 450-1100) þær ((West Saxon) there.)

Detailed word origin of the'e

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*tar- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) there
*þōz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
- r Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
verb-second English (eng)
þær Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang) (West Saxon) there.
*þar Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (demonstrative) there, in that place.
þǣr Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
thar Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
there English (eng) (figuratively) In that matter, relation, etc.; at that point, stage, etc., regarded as a distinct place.. (location) In a place or location (stated, implied or otherwise indicated) at some distance from the speaker (compare here).. (location) To or into that place; thither.. (obsolete) Where, there where, in which place.. In existence or in this world; see pronoun section below. Used to [...]
the'e English (eng)

Words with the same origin as the'e

Descendants of *tar-
der that there thereby they
Descendants of - r
anywhere elsewhere everywhere haircut hairdresser hairy her here hereafter hereby hire hyah nowhere somewhere where whereabouts whereas wherever yonder