plural -s
: hearth, home compare astrer

Word History


Middle English aster, ayster, from Middle French astre, aistre hearth, from Medieval Latin astracus, ostracus pavement of potsherds, pavement, from Greek ostrakon pot, potsherd, hard shell

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“Astre.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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