light tan; beige
Origin of ecruFrench écru, unbleached, raw ; from Old French escru ; from es- (L ex-), intensive + cru, raw ; from Classical Latin crudus (see crude): in reference to the color of unbleached linen
A grayish to pale yellow or light grayish-yellowish brown.
Origin of ecruFrench écru, raw, unbleached, from Old French escru : es-, intensive pref. (from Latin ex-; see ex–) + cru, raw (from Latin cr&umacron;dus; see kreu&schwa;- in Indo-European roots).
- A beige colour.
- Of a beige colour.
OriginSee also: écru
From French écru (“raw, unbleached”).