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' (compare 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' (compare Old Irish ara, arae 'temples', Irish placename Arai Chiach). Compare 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[edit]

From French pomme d'orange (short: orange), from Spanish naranja, from Arabic نَارَنْج (nāranj), from Persian نارنگ (nārang). 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)

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)

Noun[edit]

Orange n (genitive Orange, no plural)

  1. orange (color)

See also[edit]

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

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 3-11-006800-1

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

Luxembourgish[edit]

Noun[edit]

Orange f (plural Orangen)

  1. orange (fruit)