There are 2 definitions of ye in English:

ye1

Syllabification: ye

pronoun

[second person plural] archaic or • dialect
  • plural form of thou1. gather ye rosebuds, while ye may

Phrases

ye gods!

An exclamation of astonishment.
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  • Now, here's the problem: since this is an electronic voice telling me I have this phone call from this prison, I can't tell the electronic voice or the prisoner (ye gods!) that I am not the person they mean to be calling.
  • Rugby World Cup. And ye gods, am I excited! I love World Cups.

Origin

Old English , of Germanic origin; related to Dutch gij and German ihr.

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There are 2 definitions of ye in English:

ye2

Syllabification: ye
Pronunciation: /yē, T͟Hē
 
/

determiner

  • pseudo-archaic term for the. Ye Olde Bookshoppe

Origin

graphic variant; in late Middle English þ (see thorn) came to be written identically with y, so that the could be written ye. This spelling (usually ye) was kept as a convenient abbreviation in handwriting until the 19th century, and in printers' types during the 15th and 16th century, but it was never pronounced as “ye.”.

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