impersonal verb methought
Origin: ME me thinketh < OE me thyncth < me, me, to me + thyncth, it seems < thyncan, to seem: see think
See methinks in American Heritage Dictionary 4
intransitive verb Past tense me·thought (-thôtˈ)
Origin: Middle English me thinkes
Origin: , from Old English mē thyncth
Origin: : mē, to me; see me
Origin: + thyncth, it seems; see tong- in Indo-European roots.