grün

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See also: grun, gruen, and Grün

Alemannic German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German gruoni, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz. Cognate with German grün, Dutch groen, English green, Icelandic grænn.

Adjective[edit]

grün

  1. (Issime) green

References[edit]

  • “grün” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German grüene, from Old High German gruoni, gruoen, from Proto-Germanic *grōniz. Compare Low German grön, Dutch groen, English green, Danish grøn.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡʁyːn/
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Adjective[edit]

grün (comparative grüner, superlative am grünsten)

  1. green (in colour)
  2. (of fruit, vegetables) unripe
  3. inexperienced, young
  4. ecological, environment-friendly
  5. (politics) pertaining to a green party, such as Bündnis 90/Die Grünen in Germany

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Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Grün (green) (das Grün, die grüne Farbe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grün (plural grüns)

  1. (the color) green, green color, greenness

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Synonyms[edit]

  • glün (older term, now obsolete)

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Colors in Volapük · köls (layout · text)
     viet      ged      bläg
             red              rojan ; braun              yelov
                          grün             
                                       blöv
             violät              purpur              redül