What does ASH mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ash(noun)

    the residue that remains when something is burned

  2. ash, ash tree(noun)

    any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus

  3. ash(verb)

    strong elastic wood of any of various ash trees; used for furniture and tool handles and sporting goods such as baseball bats

  4. ash(verb)

    convert into ashes


  1. Ash(ProperNoun)

    for someone who lived near ash trees.

  2. Ash(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname.

  3. Ash(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the female given names Ashley and Ashlee.

  4. Origin: asshe, from æsce, from askōn (compare jiske, Dutch as, German Asche, aska), from h₂éhₓōs (compare Hittite , Ancient Greek ἄζα, Albanian hi, Old Armenian աճիւն, Ormuri yānak, Sanskrit आस).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ash(noun)

    a genus of trees of the Olive family, having opposite pinnate leaves, many of the species furnishing valuable timber, as the European ash (Fraxinus excelsior) and the white ash (F. Americana)

  2. Ash(noun)

    the tough, elastic wood of the ash tree

  3. Ash(noun)

    sing. of Ashes

  4. Ash(verb)

    to strew or sprinkle with ashes

  5. Origin: [OE. asch, esh, AS. sc; akin to OHG. asc, Sw. & Dan. ask, Icel. askr, D. esch, G. esche.]


  1. Ash

    Ash are an alternative rock band that formed in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland in 1992. The band has sold 8 million albums worldwide.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ash

    ash, n. a well-known timber tree, or its wood, which is white, tough, and hard, much used in carpentry and wheel-work: the ashen shaft of a spear, or a spear itself.—adj. Ash′en.—n. Ground′-ash, or Ash′-plant, an ash sapling.—Mountain ash, the rowan-tree; Quaking ash, the aspen. [A.S. æsc—Ger. esche, Ice. askr.]

Editors Contribution

  1. ash

    The particles left after a cigarette is used.

    The ash from a cigarette people like to put in a ashtray.

  2. ash

    A type of cultivar, plant, seed or tree created and cultivated in various species.

    The Ash tree is used to make musical instruments and is also used as a form of wood.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ASH' in Nouns Frequency: #2510

Anagrams for ASH »

  1. Hsa.

  2. ahs

  3. has


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ASH in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ASH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jessica Larsen:

    This 20,000-foot ash cloud is not unusual for Mount Pavlof at all.

  2. Gary Johnson:

    There's been so much evidence that treating the ash trees is so much more economical than removing them.

  3. Beth Abbot:

    He was ash white and then he started to turn blue, just in a snap second it started to go downhill rather quickly.

  4. Tom Zegan:

    When I die I want to be cremated and have my ashes spread out over a soccer field so that the kids can kick my ash.

  5. David Rothery:

    Even a lengthy sustained ash eruption would be very unlikely to produce enough ash to spread across the tropical zone.

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