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Definition of the noun Earsh
What does Earsh mean as a name of something?
- [archaic] stubble field.
Earsh was used in South and West England to describe a stubble field in which a grain crop – wheat, barley or rye - had been harvested, leaving short stubble or short stalks. It is frequently pronounced "ash". It is written also as arrish, arish, or ersh. The field is prepared for seeding by plowing the stubble into the ground, or burning.
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A Dictionary of the Sussex Dialect and Collection of Provincialisms in Use in the County of Sussex (1875)
by William Douglas Parish
A stubble field ; as a wheat earsh, a barley earsh — frequently pronounced ash. Earth. To turn up the ground as a mole does. Eddel. [Ang. Sax., ddl, corrupted.] Rotten. Eelshear, e. An iron instrument with three or four points, fastened to the ...
by William Holloway
EARSH, s. [Earnten, Germ. to reap.] A stubble field, from which the corn has been reaped or mown ; as a wheat. earsh ; a barley-earsh; frequently pronounced ash. Hants. PWest Susser. EASTERN-SUNDAY, s. [Eastre, the name of a Saxon ...
by William HOLLOWAY (of Rye, in Sussex.)
EARSH, s. [Earnten, Germ. to reap.] A stubble field, from which the corn has been reaped or mown; as a wheat-earsh ; a barley-earsh; frequently pronounced ash. Affants. PWest Sussex. EASTERN-SUNDAY, s. [Eastre, the name of a Saxon ...
by William Holloway (of Rye, in Sussex.)
EARSH, s. [Earnten, Germ. to reap.] A stubble field, from which the corn has been reaped or mown ; as a wheat- earsh ; a barley-earsh ; frequently pronounced ash . Hants. West Sussex. EASTERN-SUNDAY, s. [Eastre, the name of a Saxon ...
A Rhyming Dictionary, Answering at the Same Time the Purposes of Spelling and Pronouncing the English Language ... (1824)
by John Walker
Earsh. A ploughed field, pronounced ersh, s. Bush. A thick shrub : the u in this word is the same as that in bull, and bush is ...
Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language : Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific, and Technical Homophonic Words, to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud
46—Rouge, Irish, rich, wretch, earsh, harsh, ersh, yarrish, ratch, wearish, reechy, rage, whorish, reach, rish, archy, horish, rush, ratio, arch, roach, weerish, rushy, rash, rajah, urge, rawish, harish. 47—Reeky, yark, rooky, orrack, raca, heroic, ...
A Rhyming Dictionary (1824)
Answering at the Same Time, the Purposes of Spelling and Pronouncing the English Language ... [with] an Index of Allowable Rhymes by John Walker
Earsh. A ploughed field: pronounced ersh, s. Marsh. A sen; a bog; a swamp, s. * - Bush. A thick shrub, s. ; the u in this word is the same as that in bull, and bush is pronounced nearly as if T0 written boosh. To bush To grow thick, v. n. Am/bush.
E.'s New Spelling and English Dictionary ... To which is prefixed a ... Grammar ... By W. Crakelt (1795)
by John ENTICK, William CRAKELT
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In which the Whole Language is Arranged According to Its Terminations : with a Copious Introduction to the Various Uses of the Work, and an Index of Allowable Rhymes, with Authorities for Their Usage from Our Best Poets by John Walker
Marsh A fen ; a bog ; a swamp, s- Earsh A ploughed held, pronounced ersh, s. Bush A thick shrub ; the s is the same as in bull, and tho word is pronounced boosh, s. To bush To grow thick, v. u. Am'buth A post to surprise an enemy, s.
... By the Rev. Joseph Hamilton, ...
an ornament for the car Earsh, ...
Abstracted from the Folio Edition by Samuel Johnson
EARSH. s. [from ear, to plow.] A plowed field. May's Virgil. EARTH. f. seon's, Saxon.] 1.
Miniature Edition of Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language, with a Variety of Useful Tables and Lists (1837)
by Samuel Johnson
an ornament for the ear Earsh, s, a field that is ploughed Ear'shot, s. within hearing; space heard in Earth, s. land, mould ; the terraqueous globe Earth'en, a. made of earth or clay Earth'iy, a. not heavenly, corporeal, vile Earth'quake, s, ...
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Scrabble value of E1A1R1S1H4
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