Perhaps cognate to Scottish Gaelic athais (ease, leisure).


aash f (genitive aash, plural aashyn)

  1. ease, easement
    • Loayr ass dt'aash.
      • Speak at your ease.
    • Ta mee goaill aash.
      • I am taking it easy.
  2. break, rest
    • Caghlaa obbyr aash.
      • A change of work is rest.
    • S'beg yn aash hooar eh.
      • Little rest he got.

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