astre

noun
plural -s

Definition of astre

: hearth, home — compare astrer

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History and Etymology for astre

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/astre. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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