See also: ecru

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French écru (raw, unbleached).

AdjectiveEdit

écru (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of ecru
    • 1914, William Henry Dooley, Textiles for Commercial, Industrial, and Domestic Arts Schools, Chapter XVII., page #204:
      The tussah, or wild silks, remain an écru color.

NounEdit

écru (countable and uncountable, plural écrus)

  1. Alternative form of ecru

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

é- +‎ cru

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /e.kʁy/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

écru (feminine singular écrue, masculine plural écrus, feminine plural écrues)

  1. raw (of materials)

Further readingEdit

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French écru.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

écru (invariable)

  1. ecru (color)
  2. (textiles) unbleached, raw (of fabric)

NounEdit

écru m or f (invariable)

  1. ecru
  2. (textiles) unbleached fabric

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ écru in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  2. ^ écru in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication

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PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From French écru (raw, unbleached).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): //ˈɛk.rʲi// invalid IPA characters (//)

NounEdit

écru n (indeclinable)

  1. ecru colour

AdjectiveEdit

écru (not comparable)

  1. ecru, cream, off-white

DeclensionEdit

Indeclinable.

See alsoEdit

Colors in Polish · kolory (layout · text)
     biały      szary      czarny
             czerwony; karmazyn              pomarańczowy; brązowy              żółty; beżowy
             limonkowy              zielony              miętowy; ciemnozielony
             cyjan; morski              błękitny              niebieski
             fuksja; indygo              magenta; purpurowy              różowy

Further readingEdit

  • écru in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • écru in Polish dictionaries at PWN