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[seth, sey-uh th] /sɛθ, ˈseɪ əθ/
verb, Archaic.
third person singular present of say1 . Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Everything else, as saith the preacher, is but vanity and vexation of spirit.

    Amiel's Journal Henri-Frdric Amiel
  • This is my plea, on this I rest my cause— What saith my counsel, learned in the laws?

    Essay on Man Alexander Pope
  • Pliny deemeth them to be wild; Martial is also of the same opinion, where he saith, “Imbelles damæ quid nisi præda sumus?”

    Elizabethan England William Harrison
  • Sissot,” saith a voice behind me, “what is the name of that chronicle?

    In Convent Walls Emily Sarah Holt
  • He saith God alway taketh away idols, and will not suffer idolatry in His people.

    Robin Tremayne Emily Sarah Holt
  • “Go to, then,” saith she, as she followed me into our chamber.

    In Convent Walls Emily Sarah Holt
  • And he saith unto him, "My name is Legion; for we are many."

    The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
  • “Come, I think that can be put right,” saith the Mother, kindly.

    In Convent Walls Emily Sarah Holt
  • What a penetrating, unwavering, scrutinizing glance that "trieth the hearts and the reins," as saith the Scripture!

  • He was a man, which, as Plato saith, is a very inconstant creature.

    Familiar Quotations John Bartlett
British Dictionary definitions for saith


(archaic) used with he, she, or it a form of the present tense (indicative mood) of say1
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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