æsc

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Etymology[edit]

From Old English æsc.

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æsc (plural æscas)

  1. The symbol Æ, æ.

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *askaz.

Cognate with Old Saxon ask, Old High German asc, Old Norse askr. The Indo-European root, in various forms, is also the source of Ancient Greek ὀξύα (oxúa, beech, spear-shaft), Latin ornus, Russian я́сень (jásenʹ, ash), Lithuanian úosis.

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Noun[edit]

æsċ m (nominative plural æscas)

  1. ash tree
  2. (poetic) spear
  3. a kind of small, light Viking ship used for raids
  4. the runic letter
  5. the letter Æ, æ

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  • Middle English: asshe