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 crūdus ; see kreuə- in Indo-European roots.)
- A beige colour.
- Of a beige colour.
OriginSee also: écru
From French écru (“raw, unbleached”).