Receiveth definition

(archaic) Third-person singular simple present indicative form of receive.

1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version) Proverbs 21:11, When the scorner is punished, the simple is made wise: and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.

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Origin of receiveth

  • receive + -eth, the archaic third-person singular present tense suffix

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