- The definition of thy is your, or is the possessive form of thou.
An example of thy is a man making a reference to his friend's wife by saying thy wife.
possessive pronominal adjective
of, belonging to, made by, or done by thee: archaic var. of your
Origin of thyMiddle English thi, contr. ; from thin, thy: see thine
adjectiveThe possessive form of thou1.
Used as a modifier before a noun.
Origin of thyMiddle English, variant of thin, thine, from Old English thīn; see tu- in Indo-European roots.
- (obsolete) because.