Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Thine"

The meaning of "Thine" in various phrases and sentences

Q: thine ne anlama geliyor?
Q: "Die single, and thine image dies with thee." ne anlama geliyor?
A: It means 'Die without a lover, and your image dies with you'
Q: To thine own self be true. ne anlama geliyor?
A: It's an old English way of saying "Be true to yourself."
Q: To thine own self be true ne anlama geliyor?
A: It's a Shakespeare quote, from Hamlet, so it's old-fashioned speech.

It means, in modern English, "Be true to yourself." Live your life according to how you feel, not worrying about what anybody else thinks you should do. Just, be yourself. :)

Example sentences using "Thine"

Q: thine ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: Thine means “your” or “yours” but you only use it when you’re possessive of something that begins with a vowel. It’s also possible to use it at the end of the sentence regardless of what the possessive is.

This above all; to thine own self be true.

Synonyms of "Thine" and their differences

Q: thine ve your arasındaki fark nedir?
A: "Thine" was used in the 17th century. It isn't used any more except sometimes in poetry. Mostly you read "thine" in the works of Shakespeare. It means the same thing as "yours".

thy = your
thine = yours

Other questions about "Thine"

Q: To thine own self be true bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Uh it's natural but it sounds Biblical. Nobody talks like that anymore. Just say "Be true to yourself".

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