What does castor gras mean?
Well Castor gras and castor sec were made by the aboriginals. They trapped beaver and used their fur to make these. Well castor gras is a fur coat (made from beaver skin) they put the smooth, downy underfur against the skin and used the coarse side of the fur was on the outside. while it was worn it became somewhat greasy... The french thought that this was more important and valuable. castor sec is pretty… Read More
Gras in french means fat
'gras' means 'fat' in French.
Greasy Beaver. Sounds dirty, but in fact is has to do with the pelts and being mildly greasy. At least that is what I learned in Canadian Social Studies (class).
Bon, in french, means good. Mardi Gras means 'Fat Tuesday.' Saying Bon Mardi Gras is the english equivilant to saying Happy Mardi Gras.
"does 'Mardi gras' mean 'merry times' - 'Fat Tuesday' - or 'Spring Welcome'? (well, fat means 'gras' in French, and Tuesday is spelled 'mardi' ...)
Mardi=Tuesday Gras=Fat Both are french words that when translated to english from Mardi Gras means Fat Tuesday.
Boeuf Gras suggests that the day before Lent traces it roots to ancient Greece and Greek mythology. Boeuf Gras or Fat Bull = Fat Tuesday.
Just because Castor oil might start labor when you are fully gone, does not mean it can be used in abortion. It can not.
Fat tuesday- it's french
Mardi Gras masks are a big tradition in the celebration of Mardi Gras. The tradition started in earlier times to help people feel more comfortable and uninhibited during carnival.
Lede was the mother of Castor Pollux Helen and Clytemnestra.
Fat Tuesday, and French
Are you sure this is spanish? It seems more french to me. In french it means - I love you fat. Perhaps you mistook gras for gros which would mean big or lots. Hope this helps.
Castor oil is extracted from castor seeds
im not sure thts why i asked you
wyat is a castor
It's feast day in Trinidad. Dimanche Gras takes place on the Sunday night before Ash Wednesday. Here the Calypso Monarch is chosen (after competition).
The address of the Castor Historical Association Inc is: Po Box 383, Castor, LA 71016
The day before Lent, Shrove Tuesday
purple=justice green=faith &gold=power
The phone number of the Castor Branch is: 318-544-8451.
Castor is in fact a binary system. Castor A is about 2.3 times larger than our Sun Castor B is about 1.6 times larger than our Sun
Goose foie gras
In means Fat Tuesday. It's kinda odd but its in French so Mardi means Tuesday and Gras means fat. So Fat Tuesday
The population of Gras is 512.
Kiki is a female name that originated in Egypt. It means "castor plant".
cator sugar means fine sugar the same as thin sugar
The Beaver (genus Castor) Castor includes two extant species, Castor Canadensis (North America Beaver) Castor Fiber (European Beaver).
You can extract castor with an oil extracting machine like a screw oil press.
Castor of Apt died in 420.
Castor of Apt was born in 3##.
Agrippa Castor died in 132.
Castor McCord died in 1963.
Castor McCord was born in 1907.
The population of Castor Bay is 2,877.
Castor Cantero was born in 1918.
Anna Castor is 5' 6".
Heath Castor is 6' 1".
Uwe Castor was born in 1965.
Uwe Castor is 189 cm.
Elie Castor was born in 1943.
Elie Castor died in 1996.
Brian Castor was born in 1889.
Brian Castor died in 1979.
Castor of Karden died in 400.
You mean "Castro". He officially came into power on January 2nd 1959.
The etymology of the word Mardi Gras is that it originates from the French word Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras is a celebration or carnival that occurs before Lent each year.
Charles G. Castor has written: 'A Castor family in America, or, The descendants of Hans Georg Gerster/John George Castor' -- subject(s): Family, Genealogy
The Fur Trade is an industry revolved around the acquisition and the sale of animal fur. In the years around the 1580s, the French were very interested in 'castor gras' or 'coat beaver'. Beaver wool became the sought after material for French hat makers.