[gree-kwuh, grik-wuh] /ˈgri kwə, ˈgrɪk wə/
(in South Africa) a person of mixed African and European descent, especially a native of Griqualand.
(pl) -qua, -quas, -kwa, -kwas. a member of a people of mixed European and Khoikhoi ancestry, living chiefly in Griqualand
the language or dialect of Khoikhoi spoken by this people, belonging to the Khoisan family
[gree-kwuh-land, grik-wuh-] /ˈgri kwəˌlænd, ˈgrɪk wə-/ noun 1. a former district in S South Africa, SW of Natal. /ˈɡriːkwəˌlænd; ˈɡrɪk-/ noun 1. an area of central South Africa: settled in 1861 by Griquas led by Adam Kok III; annexed to the Cape Colony in 1879; part of the Transkei, 1903–93. Chief town: Kokstad. Area: 17 […]
noun 1. a former district in S South Africa, N of the Orange River and W of the Orange Free State: diamonds found 1867. noun 1. an area of N South Africa, north of the Orange river: settled after 1803 by the Griquas; annexed by the British in 1871 following a dispute with the Orange […]
[grees] /gris/ noun 1. Juan [hwahn] /ʰwɑn/ (Show IPA), (José Vittoriano Gonzáles) 1887–1927, Spanish painter in France. /Spanish ɡris/ noun 1. Juan (xwan). 1887–1927, Spanish cubist painter, resident in France from 1906
[gri-zahy, -zeyl; French gree-zah-yuh] /grɪˈzaɪ, -ˈzeɪl; French griˈzɑ yə/ noun, plural grisailles [gri-zahyz, -zeylz; French gree-zah-yuh] /grɪˈzaɪz, -ˈzeɪlz; French griˈzɑ yə/ (Show IPA), for 2. 1. monochromatic painting in shades of gray. 2. a work of art, as a painting or stained-glass window, executed in grisaille. /ɡrɪˈzeɪl; French ɡrizɑj/ noun 1. a technique of monochrome […]