follow Dictionary.com

8 Words That Are Older Than You Think

eau de nil

/əʊ də niːl/
noun, adjective
1.
  1. a pale yellowish-green colour
  2. (as adjective): eau-de-nil walls
Word Origin
French, literally: water of (the) Nile
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for eau

3
4
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for eau de nil