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"Wherefore" is an adverb which is often translated as "por qué", and "thou" is a pronoun which is often translated as "tú". Learn more about the difference between "wherefore" and "thou" below.
wherefore
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1.
A word or phrase that is no longer used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another era (e.g. thou).
(archaic)
(general)
a. por qué
Wherefore dost thou offend me?¿Por qué me ofende?
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thou
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1.
A word or phrase that is no longer used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another era (e.g. thou).
(archaic)
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(subject)
a.
If thou wouldst be my guide, I would grant thee a silver coin.Si tú fueras mi guía, yo te otorgaría una moneda de plata.
b. vos
A word or phrase that is no longer used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another era (e.g. thou).
(archaic)
Thou art most wise to be suspicious of these men, m'lord.Vos sois muy prudente al desconfiar de estos hombres, señor mío.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(thousand)
a. mil
It's going to cost me a least a couple thou to get my car fixed.Arreglar mi carro me va a costar dos mil como mínimo.
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