Orange

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Orange, from Old French Orenge, from Medieval Latin Aurasica, from Latin Aurasiō, from Gaulish *arausi 'temple (head), cheek' (cf. Old Irish ara, arae 'temples', Irish placename Arai Chiach).

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Orange

  1. The longest river in South Africa
  2. A city in California
  3. A town in Connecticut
  4. A town in France.
  5. An unincorporated town in Indiana
  6. A town in Massachusetts
  7. A town in New Hampshire
  8. A township in New Jersey
  9. A city in New South Wales
  10. A town in New York
  11. A village in northeastern Ohio
  12. A city in Texas
  13. A town in Vermont
  14. A town in Virginia
  15. A town in Wisconsin
  16. The name of the Dutch Royal House.
  17. Prince or Princess of Orange. Title of the first-born to the Dutch Royal House.

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Adjective[edit]

Orange (not comparable)

  1. Relating to the Orange Order.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From from Old French Orenge, from Medieval Latin Aurasica, from Latin Aurasiō, from Gaulish *arausi 'temple (head), cheek' (cf. Old Irish ara, arae 'temples', Irish placename Arai Chiach). Cf. also the Occitan name of the town, Aurenja.

Noun[edit]

Orange

  1. Orange (town in the Vaucluse department in southern France)

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German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French pomme d'orange (short: orange), from Spanish naranja, from Arabic نارنج (nāranj), from Persian نارنگ (nārang). Cognate with German Pomeranze.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔoˈʁãːʒə/ or /ʔoˈʁaŋʒə/
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Noun[edit]

Orange f (genitive Orange, plural Orangen)

  1. orange (fruit)
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Orange n (genitive Orange, no plural)

  1. orange (color)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge, “Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache” , 22. Auflage, 1989, bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

Luxembourgish[edit]

Noun[edit]

Orange f (plural Orangen)

  1. orange (fruit)