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See also: fas, Fas, FAS, fás, fäs, fãs, and fås

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish fás, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁weh₂-


fàs (comparative fàsa)

  1. empty
  2. barren, waste, uncultivated, fallow, desolate

Etymology 2[edit]

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fàs (past dh'fhàs, future fàsaidh, verbal noun fàs, past participle fàste)

  1. grow
  2. become

Derived terms[edit]


fàs m (genitive fàis)

  1. Verbal noun of fàs.
  2. growth