grofgrein

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch grofgrein (grosgrain), a compound of grof (rough, coarse) + grein (grain), from Middle Dutch grofgrein (grosgrain), an adaptation of French gros-grain (grosgrain).

Noun[edit]

grofgrein (??? please provide the plural!)

  1. grosgrain

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From grof (rough, coarse) +‎ grein (grain), from Middle Dutch grofgrein (grosgrain), an adaptation of French gros-grain (grosgrain).

Noun[edit]

grofgrein n (plural grofgreinen, diminutive grofgreintje n)

  1. grosgrain

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Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adapted from French grosgrain (gros-grain).

Noun[edit]

grofgrein n

  1. grosgrain

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