From Middle High German gras, from Old High German gras, from Proto-Germanic *grasą, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰreH₁- (“grow, become green”). Compare Low German Gras, Dutch gras, English grass, Danish græs.
- IPA(key): /ɡʁaːs/ (standard)
- IPA(key): /ɡʁas/ (variant in Low German areas; but inflected forms always with a long vowel)
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- Rhymes: -aːs, -as
Declension of Gras
- Gras in Duden online