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4 letters words from 'gris'

GRIS 5RIGS 5

3 letters words from 'gris'

GIS 4RIG 4
SIR 3SRI 3

2 letters words from 'gris'

GI 3IS 2
SI 2 

All 4 letters words made out of gris

gris rgis girs igrs rigs irgs grsi rgsi gsri sgri rsgi srgi gisr igsr gsir sgir isgr sigr risg irsg rsig srig isrg sirg

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Definitions and meaning of gris

gris

Basque

Noun

gris

  1. gray, grey

See also


Catalan

Etymology

From Frankish *gris.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈɡɾis/

Adjective

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

  1. grey

Derived terms

  • grisenc

Noun

gris m (plural grisos)

  1. grey

See also

Further reading

  • “gris” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “gris” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “gris” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “gris” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Danish

Etymology 1

From Old Norse gríss.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡ̊ʁiːˀs]
  • Rhymes: -iːˀs

Noun

gris c (singular definite grisen, plural indefinite grise)

  1. pig (mammal)
  2. porc
Declension
Derived terms
  • sparegris

References

  • “gris” in Den Danske Ordbog

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡ̊ʁis]

Verb

gris

  1. imperative of grise

Dutch

Pronunciation

Verb

gris

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

French

Etymology

From Old French or Old Occitan, both from Frankish *grīs, from Proto-Germanic *grīsaz (grey). Akin to Old High German grīs (grey) (German greis) and Dutch grijs (grey). More at grizzle.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡʁi/

Adjective

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

  1. grey, gray
  2. (colloquial) drunk, tipsy

Derived terms

  • griser (to go grey)

Noun

gris m (plural gris)

  1. gray

See also

Further reading

  • “gris” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Galician

Etymology

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese gris (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Old French gris, from Frankish *grīs, from Proto-Germanic *grīsaz (grey).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɾis/

Adjective

gris m (plural f)

  1. grey
  2. (archaic, of pelts) of squirrel

Derived terms

  • grisallo

References

  • “gris” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • “gris” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • “gris” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “gris” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • “gris” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

German Low German

Alternative forms

  • gries

Etymology

Compare German greis.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡriːs/

Adjective

gris

  1. (in some dialects) grey

See also

  • graag, grau (graug)

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old Norse gríss, potentially from or related to Proto-Germanic *grīsaz (grey)

Alternative forms

  • grys, gryce, grice, grise

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡriːs/, /ɡris/

Noun

gris (plural grises)

  1. A young pig, grice
  2. The meat of such a pig.
  3. A boar
Descendants
  • English: grice (dialectal)
  • Scots: grice
References
  • “grī̆s (n.(1))” in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007, retrieved 2018-04-03.

Etymology 2

From Old French gris.

Noun

gris (plural grises)

  1. Alternative form of grys

Norman

Alternative forms

  • gri (Sark)

Etymology

From Old French or Old Occitan, in either case from Proto-Germanic *grēwaz (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰregʰwos (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰer- (to glow, shine).

Adjective

gris m

  1. grey
  2. (Jersey) drunk

Synonyms

  • (drunk): bédé-ouinne, blindé, bragi, bringuesingue, chonmé, en bouaisson, envitoué, gâté d'béthe, ivre, souîn, soûl

Derived terms

  • grisi (to go grey)

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology 1

From Old Norse gríss

Noun

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

  1. a pig
Synonyms
  • svin
Derived terms
  • grise
  • grisunge
  • sparegris

Etymology 2

Verb

gris

  1. imperative of grise

References

  • “gris” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Noun

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

  1. pig

Synonyms

  • svin

Derived terms

  • grisa/grise
  • grisunge
  • sparegris

Old French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡris/

Adjective

gris m (oblique and nominative feminine singular grise)

  1. gray

Old Portuguese

Etymology

Borrowed from Old French gris, from Proto-Germanic *grēwaz (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰregʰwos (grey), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰer- (to glow, shine).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɾis̺/

Adjective

gris

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

Descendants

  • Galician: gris
  • Portuguese: gris

See also


Portuguese

Etymology

From Old Portuguese gris, from Old French gris, from Proto-Germanic *grīsaz (grey).

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈɡɾiʃ/
  • Hyphenation: gris

Adjective

gris (plural gris, comparable)

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

Synonyms

  • cinza, cinzento

Noun

gris m (uncountable)

  1. grey (the colour between white and black)

Synonyms

  • cinza

Spanish

Etymology

From Occitan or Old Occitan gris, from Frankish *gris, from Proto-Germanic *grisa (grey), *grēwaz (grey).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɡɾis/
  • Hyphenation: gris

Adjective

gris (plural grises)

  1. grey, gray

Derived terms

Noun

gris m (plural grises)

  1. grey, gray

See also

Further reading

  • “gris” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Swedish

Etymology

From Old Norse gríss.

Pronunciation

Noun

gris

  1. a pig; mammal of the genus Sus
  2. a piglet; young of the pig
  3. a nasty or dirty person
    Du är en riktig gris
    You are such a pig.

Declension

Synonyms

  • svin (1,3)

Related terms

See also

  • galt
  • gylta
  • sugga
  • so
  • kulting
  • gullegris
  • kelgris
  • vildsvin
  • vårtsvin
  • svinstia

References

  • gris in Svenska Akademiens ordlista (SAOL)

Tok Pisin

Etymology

From English grease

Noun

gris

  1. lipid (oil, fat, grease, etc)
  2. flattery

Related terms

  • grisim

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a flight of steps.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)