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      castaño, marrón
             rosa              vermello, ?              laranxa              amarelo, ?
             ?              verde              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              ciano, ?
             ?              azul              ?, ?              ?, púrpura

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      preto      castanho,
marrom
             rosa,
cor-de-rosa
             vermelho, carmim              laranja,
cor-de-laranja
             amarelo, creme
             verde-limão              verde              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              ciano, azul-petróleo
             azul céu              azul              violeta, índigo,
anil
             magenta, roxo

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      marrón
             rosa              rojo, carmín, carmesí, carmesín, cremesín, cremesino              naranja, anaranjado              amarillo, crema
             lima              verde              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              cian, azul-petróleo
             azur              azul              violeta, añil, índigo              magenta, morado, púrpura

Further reading[edit]