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From Wikipedia

An antique round box covered with pearl ray shagreen, ground down to produce a smooth, puzzle-like surface.

Shagreen is a type of rawhide consisting of rough untanned skin, historically from a horse's or onager's or from shark or ray. In modern times, shagreen is produced from the skins of commercially-farmed Asian sting rays.

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Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology
    • 1.2 Pronunciation
    • 1.3 Noun
      • 1.3.1 Synonyms
      • 1.3.2 See also
    • 1.4 Verb
    • 1.5 References
    • 1.6 Anagrams

English[edit]

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A shagreen covered box.

Etymology[edit]

1677, Anglicized form of chagrin, from French chagrin, from Turkish sağrı.[1][2][3]

However, the etymology of French chagrin is complex and disputed, likely of Germanic origin – whether there was any influence between an existing French word of Germanic origin and a Turkish loan is unclear.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Received Pronunciation) enPR: shəgrēnʹ, IPA(key): /ʃəˈɡɹiːn/
  • Hyphenation: sha‧green

Noun[edit]

shagreen (countable and uncountable, plural shagreens)

  1. An untanned leather, often dyed green; originally made from horse skin, today mostly made from the skin of a shark or ray.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (untanned leather): chagrin, galuchat, sharkskin

See also[edit]

  • maroquin

Verb[edit]

shagreen (third-person singular simple present shagreens, present participle shagreening, simple past and past participle shagreened)

  1. (transitive) To give a texture resembling shagreen leather.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "shagreen." The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2008.
  2. ^ “shagreen” in Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Online.
  3. ^ Webster's New World College Dictionary 2010

Anagrams[edit]

  • Henegars, erenaghs, green ash