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es
etymology 1 From Proto-Germanic *askaz, *askiz (compare Western Frisian esk, English ash, German Esche, Danish ask), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃osk- 〈*h₃osk-〉 (compare Welsh onnen, Latin ornus, Lithuanian úosis, Russian ясень 〈âsenʹ〉, Albanian ah, Ancient Greek ὀξύα 〈oxýa〉, xcl հացի 〈hacʻi〉). pronunciation
  • /ɛs/
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noun: {{nl-noun}}
  1. ash, ash tree
etymology 2
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  1. (music) E-flat
etymology 3 pronunciation
  • /əs/
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  1. (informal, dialectal) Elision of eens Kom es hierKom eens hier — Come over here (for a second).

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