Orange

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See also: orange and orangé

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French Orange.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Orange

  1. A city in Provence, France.
  2. The Orange River (the longest river in South Africa)
  3. A city in New South Wales; named for William II of the Netherlands, Prince of Orange from 1815 to 1840.
  4. A city in California; named for the fruit.
  5. A city in New Jersey; named for William III of England, Prince of Orange from 1650 to 1702.
  6. A city, the county seat of Orange County, Texas.
  7. A town in Connecticut; named for William III of England.
  8. A town in Massachusetts; named for William III of England.
  9. A town, the county seat of Orange County, Virginia.
  10. A village in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.
  11. A town in New York.
  12. A town in Vermont.
  13. A town in Wisconsin.
  14. A town in New Hampshire; named for the orange ochre found in the area.
  15. An unincorporated community in Georgia, United States.
  16. An unincorporated community in Illinois.
  17. An unincorporated community in Indiana; named for its township, itself named for Orange County, North Carolina.
  18. An unincorporated community in Missouri.
  19. An unincorporated community in Coshocton County, Ohio.
  20. An unincorporated community in Delaware County, Ohio.
  21. 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 Old French Orenge, from Medieval Latin Aurasica, from Latin Aurasiō, from Gaulish *arausi (temple (head), cheek) (compare Old Irish ara, arae (temples)). Compare also the Occitan name of the town, Aurenja.

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Noun[edit]

Orange ?

  1. Orange (a town in Vaucluse department, in southern France)

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French pomme d'orange (short: orange), from Spanish naranja, from Arabic نَارَنْج(nāranj), from Persian نارنگ(nārang), ultimately from Sanskrit नारङ्ग (nāraṅga, orange tree). Cognate with German Pomeranze.[1]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈrãːʒə/, /oˈraŋʒə/, /oˈrɔ̃ːʒə/, /oˈrɔŋʒə/ (standard)
  • IPA(key): /oˈrãːʃə/, /oˈraŋʃə/, /oˈrɔ̃ːʃə/, /oˈrɔŋʃə/ (some speakers in southern Germany and Austria)
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Oran‧ge

Noun[edit]

Orange f (genitive Orange, plural Orangen)

  1. orange (fruit)
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Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈrãːʃ/, /oˈraŋʃ/, /oˈrɔ̃ːʃ/, /oˈrɔŋʃ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Oran‧ge

Noun[edit]

Orange n (genitive Orange, no plural)

  1. orange (color)

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Colors in German · Farben (layout · text)
     Weiß      Grau      Schwarz
             Rot (Purpur)              Orange; Braun              Gelb; Creme, Ocker
             Grün (Hellgrün, Neongrün)              Grün (Dunkelgrün)             
             Türkis (Cyan, Meeresgrün)              Blau (Hellblau, Azurblau)              Blau (Dunkelblau)
             Lila, Violett (Blasslila, Altrosa)              Lila, Violett (Magenta, Purpur)              Rosa ; Pink

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kluge, Friedrich (1989), Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological dictionary of the German language] (in German), 22nd edition, →ISBN
  • Orange in Duden online
  • Orange” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Orange, from Old French Orenge, from Medieval Latin Aurasica, from Latin Aurasiō, from Gaulish.

Proper noun[edit]

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Orange m

  1. Orange (a town in France)
  2. Orange (a river in South Africa)

Luxembourgish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Orange f (plural Orangen)

  1. orange (fruit)