[ th air-self ]
/ ˌðɛərˈsɛlf /

pronoun Nonstandard.

Nearby words

  1. theiler, max,
  2. theine,
  3. their,
  4. theirn,
  5. theirs,
  6. theism,
  7. theiss,
  8. theist,
  9. theistic,
  10. thelarche

Also their·selves [th air-selvz] /ˌðɛərˈsɛlvz/.

Origin of theirself

1250–1300; Middle English; formed on analogy of myself Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for theirselves


c.1300, variant of themself, with self, originally an inflected adjective, treated as a noun with a meaning "person." Related: Theirselves.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper