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Ea

[ey-ah] /ˈeɪ ɑ/
noun
1.
the Akkadian god of wisdom, the son of Apsu and father of Marduk: the counterpart of Enki.
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  • "Sou' by eas'," repeated the elderly Malay with grave earnestness.

    The Rescue Joseph Conrad
  • At once I became a target, "Tak' it eas'—What's the matter with you; tak' it eas'."

    Steel Charles Rumford Walker
  • Alii amphoras, quas vini plenas extulerunt, eas argento repletas domum reportarunt.

    Selections from Viri Romae Charles Franois L'Homond
  • The present Elector has eas'd her of most of that Wealth which the late King had heap'd on her.

  • Quia palam est, eas non eo animo ejici, quod quis habere nolit.

  • This, Cicero says, was taken as an omen; for it sounded like "Cave ne eas," which must therefore have been pronounced Cau' n' eas.

    Latin Pronunciation Harry Thurston Peck
  • Zonas, quas Roma proficiscens plenas argenti extuli, eas ex provincia inanes rettuli.

    Selections from Viri Romae Charles Franois L'Homond
  • The country is one threaded on every hand by eas and brook that drop down the mountain sides at almost every yard of the way.

    John Splendid Neil Munro
  • Aperite mihi portas justitiae: Ingressa in eas, confitebor Domino.

    En Route J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  • This is the cli—cli—climax of easeaseaster vac—c—c—c—c—cation!

    Pee-Wee Harris Adrift Percy Keese Fitzhugh
British Dictionary definitions for eas

EAS

abbreviation
1.
equivalent air speed
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Word Origin and History for eas

ea

n.

the usual Old English word for "river, running water;" still in use in Lancashire. See aqua-. "The standard word in place-names for river denoting a watercourse of greater size than a broc or a burna" [Cambridge Dictionary of English Place-Names].

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Related Abbreviations for eas

eas

Engrossed Amendment Senate

EAS

1.
equivalent airspeed
2.
expert agent selection

ea

editor's alteration

EA

1.
electronic attack
2.
Endometriosis Association
3.
environmental auditing
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