See also: granne

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German grane, gran, from Old High German grana, from Proto-Germanic *granō (awn; bristle; beard hair; moustache). Doublet of Grenze.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -anə

NounEdit

Granne f (genitive Granne, plural Grannen)

  1. awn
  2. (botany) the bristly tip of the husks of grasses, cereals, and grains
  3. stiff hair protruding from the fur or outer coat of mammals

Derived termsEdit


LatinEdit

Proper nounEdit

Granne

  1. vocative singular of Grannus