azul

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic لَازُوَرْد (lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد (lâjvard, lapis lazuli).

Adjective[edit]

azul m sg (feminine singular azula, neuter singular azulo, masculine and neuter plural azulos, feminine plural azules)

  1. blue

Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic لَازُوَرْد (lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد (lâjvard, lapis lazuli).

Adjective[edit]

azul

  1. blue

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic لَازُوَرْد (lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد (lâjvard, lapis lazuli).

Adjective[edit]

azul m, f (plural azuis)

  1. blue (colour)

Inflection[edit]

The plural may also be azules.

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Galician · cores (layout · text)
     vermello      verde      amarelo      ?      branco
     ?      ?      ?      ?      rosa
     ?      azul      laranxa      gris      ?
     negro      púrpura      castaño, marrón      ?      ciano

Portuguese[edit]

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azul

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese azur (blue), from Arabic لَازُوَرْد (lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد (lâjvard, lapis lazuli). Doublet of azur, from French.

Compare with Galician azul (blue), Spanish azul (blue), French azur (azure), Italian azzurro (blue) and English azure.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐ.ˈzuɫ/
  • (Fluminense, brasiliense, florianopolitano, capixaba) IPA(key): /ɐ.ˈzuw/
  • (Brazilian standard, most dialects) IPA(key): /a.ˈzuw/
  • (Brazil-Uruguay frontier Riverense Portuñol and gaúcho da pampa) IPA(key): /a.ˈzul/
  • Hyphenation: a‧zul

Adjective[edit]

azul m, f (plural azuis, comparable)

  1. blue

Noun[edit]

azul m (plural azuis)

  1. blue

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Portuguese · cores (layout · text)
     vermelho      verde      amarelo      creme      branco
     carmim      magenta      azul-petróleo      lima      rosa,
cor-de-rosa
     índigo,
anil
     azul      laranja,
cor-de-laranja
     cinza      violeta
     preto      roxo      castanho,
marrom
     azul céu      ciano

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish azur, from Arabic لَازُوَرْد (lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد (lâjvard, lapis lazuli). Doublet of azur, from French.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

azul (plural azules)

  1. blue

Noun[edit]

azul m (plural azules)

  1. blue

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Spanish · colores (layout · text)
     rojo      verde      amarillo      crema      blanco
     carmín, carmesí, carmesín, cremesín, cremesino      magenta      azul-petróleo      lima      rosa
     añil, índigo      azul      naranja, anaranjado      gris      violeta
     negro      morado, púrpura      marrón      azur      cian