Gras

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See also: gras, GRAS, graś, grás, grãs, gräs, and Graś

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Several etymologies:

Proper noun[edit]

Gras (plural Grases)

  1. A surname, from French​.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Gras is the 34758th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 650 individuals. Gras is most common among White (80.0%) individuals.

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German[edit]

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 Gras on German Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German gras, from Old High German gras, from Proto-West Germanic *gras, from Proto-Germanic *grasą, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreH₁- (grow, become green). Compare Low German Gras, Dutch gras, English grass, Danish græs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡʁaːs/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /ɡʁas/ (variant in Low German areas; but inflected forms always with a long vowel)
  • Rhymes: -aːs, -as
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Noun[edit]

Gras n (genitive Grases, plural Gräser)

  1. grass (plant)
  2. (informal) weed, marijuana

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Further reading[edit]

  • Gras” in Duden online

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German gras, from Proto-West Germanic *gras, from Proto-Germanic *grasą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Gras n (plural Grieser)

  1. grass
  2. (informal) marijuana