celadon green

noun
variants: or seladon green

Definition of celadon green

: a variable color averaging a grayish yellow green that is yellower and paler than average sage green, greener and stronger than mermaid, yellower, lighter, and stronger than palmetto, and yellower and deeper than celadon

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Origin and Etymology of celadon green

celadon from French céladon; seladon from German


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