What does the word yea mean?

Usage examples for yea

  1. The enemy is bewildered; they must not have time to recover themselves before we stand before Neapolis, yea, even before Rome. – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  2. Yea, dust, and fallen rose- leaves, and last year's snow. – Vanishing Roads and Other Essays by Richard Le Gallienne
  3. " Yea," as she lifted up her eyes to him, " it would so, as my father will tell you, because he could not truly love that other woman." – Unknown to History A Story of the Captivity of Mary of Scotland by Charlotte M. Yonge