grieshoch

[ gree-shuhk; Scot. gree-shuhkh ]
/ ˈgri ʃʌk; Scot. ˈgri ʃʌx /

noun Scot.

a bed of embers, especially of a peat or moss fire.

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Origin of grieshoch

First recorded in 1795–1805, grieshoch is from the Scots Gaelic word griòsach embers
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