grison etymology

French word grison comes from French gris (Gray (colloquial) drunk, tipsy. Grey, gray.), French -on

Detailed word origin of grison

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
gris French (fra) Gray (colloquial) drunk, tipsy. Grey, gray.
-on French (fra) Forming diminutives of things, including some animals.. Indicating origin or occupation. (physics, and, biology) -on.
grison French (fra) Quite grey (especially of hair) (dated, colloquial) ass, donkey. Grey-haired man.

Words with the same origin as grison

Descendants of -on
bouillon bûcheron canon chaton chiffon cordon cornichon crayon feuilleton forgeron jeton maillon médaillon ourson paillasson peloton pognon poisson ponton raton rayon réveillon saucisson torchon tourbillon