gris

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Adjective[edit]

gris m (feminine grisa, masculine plural grisos, feminine plural grises)

  1. grey

Noun[edit]

gris m (uncountable)

  1. grey

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡriːs/, [ɡ̊ʁiːˀs]
  • Rhymes: -es

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse gríss.

Noun[edit]

gris c (singular definite grisen, plural indefinite grise)

  1. pig (mammal)
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Etymology 2[edit]

See grise (to dirty, mess up).

Verb[edit]

gris

  1. Imperative of grise.

Dutch[edit]

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gris

  1. first-person singular present indicative of grissen
  2. imperative of grissen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French or Old Provençal, both from Frankish *gris, from Proto-Germanic *grēwaz (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰregʰwos (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰer- (to glow, shine). Akin to Old High German grīs (grey) (German greis), Italian grigio, Old English grīs (grey), Old High German grāo (grey), Old English grǣġ (grey) Old Norse grár (grey). More at grizzle, grey.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gris m (feminine grise, masculine plural gris, feminine plural grises)

  1. grey, gray

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Noun[edit]

gris m (plural gris)

  1. gray

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German Low German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German greis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gris

  1. (in some dialects) grey

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French or Old Provençal, both from Proto-Germanic *grēwaz (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰregʰwos (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰer- (to glow, shine).

Adjective[edit]

gris m (feminine grise, masculine plural gris, feminine plural grises)

  1. grey
  2. drunk

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • grisi (to go grey)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

gris m (definite singular grisen, indefinite plural griser, definite plural grisene)

  1. a pig

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

gris m (definite singular grisen, indefinite plural griser or grisar, definite plural grisene or grisane)

  1. pig

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Old French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gris m (feminine grise)

  1. gray

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gris m, f (plural gris; comparable)

  1. grey (having a colour between white and black)

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Noun[edit]

gris m (uncountable)

  1. grey (the colour between white and black)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Old Provençal gris.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gris m, f (plural grises)

  1. grey, gray

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gris

  1. a pig; mammal of the genus Sus
  2. a piglet; young of the pig
  3. a nasty or dirty person

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English grease

Noun[edit]

gris

  1. lipid (oil, fat, grease, etc)
  2. flattery
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 3:1 (translation here):
      God, Bikpela i bin wokim olgeta animal, tasol i no gat wanpela bilong ol inap winim snek long tok gris. Na snek i askim meri olsem, “Ating God i tambuim yutupela long kaikai pikinini bilong olgeta diwai bilong gaden, a?”

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