Origin of granolacoined (c. 1870) from uncertain or unknown; perhaps Classical Latin granum, grain + -ola, Italian diminutive suffix
Origin of granolaOriginally a trademark
(countable and uncountable, plural granolas)
In Australia, Granola is maintained as a trademark by Sanitarium Health Food Company.
Generic of the former U.S. trademark Granola, from the then U.S. trademark Granula.