blue-green

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Etymology[edit]

blue +‎ green.

Compare with the color called orange in Modern English, which was called geoluhread (yellow-red) in Old English and Middle English.[1]

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blue-green (comparative more blue-green, superlative most blue-green)

  1. Of a color between blue and green; darker shades are called teal, lighter ones are cyan.

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  1. ^ Kenner, T.A. (2006). Symbols and their hidden meanings. New York: Thunders Mouth. p. 11. ISBN 1560259493.