KJV Dictionary Definition: three


THREE, a. L. tres.

1. Two and one.

I offer thee three things. 2 Sam. 24.

2. It is often used like other adjectives, without the noun to which it refers.

Abishai--attained not to the first three. 2 Sam.23.

3. Proverbially, a small number.

Away, thou three-inched fool. I believe obsolete.