What is ash?

  • (noun): Strong elastic wood of any of various ash trees; used for furniture and tool handles and sporting goods such as baseball bats.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on ash:

List Of The King Of Fighters Characters - Boss Characters - Those From The Past - Saiki
... During cutscenes in the game, he takes the appearance of a human, very similar to Ash Crimson ... After the battle with Saiki, Ash Crimson takes his power, seemingly killing him ... This plan backfires as Ash ends up being possessed by Saiki and turns into a shadowed version of himself called Evil Ash (known by fans as Dark Ash) to act as the game's final boss ...
Barkston Ash
... Barkston Ash is a small village and civil parish close to Selby in North Yorkshire, England ... A local legend has it that the ash tree which stands in the centre of the village and gives it its name also marks the exact centre of Yorkshire, and that ... The Barkston Ash wapentake was named after the village ...
List Of The King Of Fighters Characters - Other Characters - Ash Crimson
... Ash Crimson (アッシュ・クリムゾン, Asshu Kurimuzon?) is the new anti-hero for The King of Fighters 2003, in which he makes his first appearance in the series as the leader of the New Hero Team ... Ash is designed with the intent of creating an "attractive evil character", with few changes made to him since conception ... Ash is cunning and manipulative, often condescending to friend or foe at his whim, and has ambiguous morals in his actions ...
Ash, South Somerset - Culture
... Entertainer Belinda Evans was born in 1978 in Ash, and is a soprano singer ... She has a BA(Hons) in Music, and also has a postgraduate diploma ...
Hōei Eruption Of Mount Fuji - Secondary Disasters
... disaster occurred when the Sakawa flooded due to sediment build-up resulting from the ash fall ... into the Sakawa, into which huge volumes of ash fell, resulting in temporary dams ... on August 7 and 8, 1708, the year following the Hōei eruption, caused an avalanche of volcanic ash and mud and broke the dams, flooding the Ashigara plain ...

More definitions of "ash":

  • (verb): Convert into ashes.
  • (noun): The residue that remains when something is burned.
  • (noun): Any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus.
    Synonyms: ash tree

Famous quotes containing the word ash:

    Of the crow-blue mussel shells, one keeps
    adjusting the ash heaps;
    opening and shutting itself like

    injured fan.
    Marianne Moore (1887–1972)

    The last cobwebs
    of fog in the
    black firtrees are flakes
    of white ash in the world’s hearth.
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    For it’s home, dearie, home—it’s home I want to be.
    Our topsails are hoisted, and we’ll away to sea.
    O, the oak and the ash and the bonnie birken tree
    They’re all growing green in the old countrie.
    William Ernest Henley (1849–1903)