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)
     branco      gris      negro
             vermello ; carmín              laranxa ; castaño, marrón              amarelo ; crema
             verde lima              verde              menta ; verde escuro
             ciano ; azul verdoso              cerúleo              azul
             violeta ; anil              maxenta ; púrpura              rosa

Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese azul. Cognates with Kabuverdianu azul.

Adjective[edit]

azul

  1. blue

Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese azul.

Adjective[edit]

azul

  1. blue

Leonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

azul (plural azules)

  1. blue

References[edit]


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)
     branco      cinza,
cinzento
     preto
             vermelho,
encarnado ; carmim
             laranja,
cor-de-laranja ; castanho,
marrom
             amarelo ; creme
             verde-limão              verde             
             ciano ; azul-petróleo              azul céu              azul
             violeta ; índigo,
anil
             magenta ; roxo              rosa,
cor-de-rosa

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)
     blanco      gris      negro
             rojo ; carmín, carmesí              naranja, anaranjado ; marrón              amarillo ; crema
             lima              verde             
             cian ; azul-petróleo              azur              azul
             violeta ; añil, índigo              magenta ; morado, púrpura              rosa

Further reading[edit]