Origin: Ger grossularit < ModL grossularia, orig. gooseberry genus (in reference to the color of some varieties) < Fr groseille: see gooseberry
See grossularite in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: German Grossularit
Origin: , from New Latin Grossulāria, former genus of gooseberry (from the color of some garnets)
Origin: , from French groseille, gooseberry
Origin: , from Old French grosele
Origin: , of Germanic origin
Origin: ; akin to Middle Dutch kroes, curled.