See also: GREs, Gres, grés, grès, Greś, and Gręś

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gresa (granitic sand, sandy regolith), variant form of greda (clay), or borrowed from French grès (sandstone).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gres m (plural gresos)

  1. sandstone
    Synonym: pedra sorrenca
  2. stoneware

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French grès

NounEdit

gres m (invariable)

  1. stoneware

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English græs.

NounEdit

gres

  1. Alternative form of gras

Etymology 2Edit

From gre +‎ -es.

NounEdit

gres

  1. plural of gre (step, degree)

Etymology 3Edit

From Anglo-Norman grece.

NounEdit

gres

  1. Alternative form of grece (grease)