Definition of eth noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

eth

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the letter ð that was used in Old English to represent the sounds /θ/ and /ð/ and later written as th. This letter is now used as a phonetic symbol for the sound /ð/, as in this. Word Originfrom Danish edh, perhaps representing the sound of the letter.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: eth