Grey – The Neutral Color
Grey (gray) is a neutral color, it’s in the middle of black and white, so it took it’s theme from both, gray isn’t pure as white and isn’t dark as black, gray can hold opposite symbols at the same time.
In English it’s written grey and gray with the same pronunciation, in French and Spanish it’s gris with different pronunciation in each language, In Arabic it’s ramadi (رمادي), in Japanese it’s gurē (グレー).
Like and , grey is a neutral color which can go with any color without any problems, but it goes best with colors like Navy Blue, purple, bright blue, grey has a warm and cool variations, you can get them by adding the temperature you want with small amounts to grey.
Grey Variations Names
In this section I’m going to provide the names of other greys with their RGB values, and thier hex codes, and some information about it.
Ash Grey is a cool grey shade, it represents the color of ash which remains after lighting a fire.
RGB : 178, 190, 181
Hex Code : #B2BEB5
Charcoal is a cool dark grey shade, it represents the color of burnt wood.
RGB : 54, 69, 79
Hex Code : #36454F
Cool Grey is a grey and blue mixed together.
RGB : 140, 140, 172
Hex Code : #8c92ac
Blue Grey is a cool grey which was as Crayola crayon from 1985 to 1990.
RGB : 145, 163, 176
Hex Code : #91A3B0
Slate Grey is a cool grey tone, you can have slate grey by mixing grey with small amount of azure.
RGB : 112, 128, 144
Hex Code : #708090
Davy’s Grey, also called steel, it’s named after Henry Davy.
RGB : 85, 85, 85
Hex Code : #555555
Taupe is warm shade of brown, taupe can mean any color between grey and brown taupe grey is the grayish shade of taupe.
RGB : 139, 133, 137
Hex Code : #8B8589
Timberwolf is warm grey tone used to be as a Crayola crayon since 1993.
RGB : 219, 215, 210
Hex Code : #DBD7D2
Silver is a metallic grey shade, also it’s one of Crayola warm grey tones.
RGB : 192, 192, 192
Hex Code : #C0C0C0
Achromatic greys are the greys in RGB color system, where the three values are the same
RGB : XXX
Hex Code : XYXYXY
This is all for now , thanks for reading .