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 ‎(plural [please provide])

  1. grosgrain

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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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