Thame vs Whame - What's the difference?

thame | whame |


As a pronoun thame

is (scotland|obsolete) them.

As a noun whame is

the horsefly or gadfly.

thame

English

Pronoun

(English Pronouns)
  • (Scotland, obsolete) them
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1797 , author= Edinburgh Magazine: Or Literary Miscellany , title= , chapter= citation , isbn= , page=180 , passage=...And to charge thame' hereto under the pain of rebellion and putting of ' thame to thr horne...}}
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1846 , author=Thomas M'Cri et al , title= Lives of the Scottish Reformers , chapter= citation , isbn= , page=190 , passage=...that we communicat with thame' in nathing that may appeir to manteane or defend ' thame ...}}

    Derived terms

    * thameselves

    Anagrams

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    whame

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The horsefly or gadfly.
  • (Webster 1913)