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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 they /ˈðe/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 They pron. pl.; poss. Theirs; obj. Them.  The plural of he, she, or it. They is never used adjectively, but always as a pronoun proper, and sometimes refers to persons without an antecedent expressed.
 Jolif and glad they went unto here [their] rest
 And casten hem [them] full early for to sail.   --Chaucer.
    They of Italy salute you.   --Heb. xiii. 24.
    Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness.   --Matt. v. 6.
 Note:They is used indefinitely, as our ancestors used man, and as the French use on; as, they say (French on dit), that is, it is said by persons not specified.