From French crayon (“pencil”).
crayon (plural crayons)
- A stick of colored chalk or wax used for drawing.
- Let no day pass over you […] without giving some strokes of the pencil or the crayon.
- (dated) A crayon drawing.
- (dated) A pencil of carbon used in producing electric light.
colored chalk or wax
- To draw with a crayon.
crayon m (plural crayons)
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