Celadon is a muted jade green, often associated with a transparent glaze for pottery of the same name.
A pale to very pale green.
A type of pottery having a pale green glaze, originally produced in China.
A pale grayish-green color.
Of a pale green colour tinted with gray.
Origin of celadon
- French after Céladon , a character in L'Astrée, a romance by Honoré d'Urfé (1568–1625), French writer after Celadōn , a character in Ovid's Metamorphoses
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition