Words and Proper Names

fás

3017.
Wagner (H.): Beiträge in Erinnerung an Julius Pokorny: 10. Zur Etymologie von irisch ás, fás ‘wachsen’, und der Name der Osseten.
In ZCP 32 (1972), pp. 77–78.
7028.
Vennemann gen. Nierfeld (Theo): Etymology and phonotactics: Latin grandis vs. Basque handi ‘big’ and similar problems.
In JIES 26/3-4 (Fall/Winter 1998), pp. 345–390.
2.1: Proposes that OIr. fás (Celt. *wās-) is a loan word from Proto-Basque.