iron gray

Origin of iron gray

before 1000; Middle English iren grei, Old English īsengrǣg
Related formsi·ron-gray, adjective
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Word Origin and History for iron-gray

Old English isengrægum; see iron (n.) + gray. The color of freshly broken cast iron.

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