arancio

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From arancia (orange (fruit)[1], from arancio (orange (tree)).

Adjective[edit]

arancio (invariable)

  1. orange (colored as an orange (fruit))
    Synonym: arancione

Noun[edit]

arancio m (uncountable)

  1. (rare) orange (colour)
    Synonym: arancione

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian نارنگ(nârang), from Sanskrit नारङ्ग (nāraṅga, elephant taste).[2]

Noun[edit]

arancio m (plural aranci)

  1. orange (tree)
  2. (dated) orange (fruit)
    Synonym: arancia
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Descendants[edit]
  • Sardinian: aràngiu

References[edit]

  1. ^ arancio2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  2. ^ arancio1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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