Them Them ([th][e^]m), pron. [AS. [eth][=ae]m, dat. pl. of the article, but influenced by the Scand. use of the corresponding form [thorn]eim as a personal pronoun. See {They}.] The objective case of they. See {They}. [1913 Webster]

Go ye rather to them that sell, and buy for yourselves. --Matt. xxv. 9. [1913 Webster]

Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, Come, ye blessed of my Father. --Matt. xxv. 34. [1913 Webster]

Note: Them is poetically used for themselves, as him for himself, etc. [1913 Webster]

Little stars may hide them when they list. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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