grön

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See also: gron, grón, and grøn

German Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon grōni, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz. Compare German grün, Dutch groen.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (in some dialects) IPA(key): /ɡɾœɪ̯n/

Adjective[edit]

grön

  1. (in some dialects) green
  2. (in other dialects) Alternative form of gröön.

Swedish[edit]

Unripe Meyer Lemon

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse grœnn, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz (compare with Danish grøn, Dutch groen, English green, German grün), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrōni-, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreh₁- (to grow).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grön (comparative grönare, superlative grönast)

  1. of the color green
  2. (politics) related to a Green Party
  3. looking sick
  4. inexperienced
  5. approved
  6. jealous
    Grön av avund. (confer the synonymous Icelandic grænn af öfund)
    Green with envy.

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