blå

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See also: bla, blaa, BLA, blá, blä, bl.a., and bl a

Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blár (blue), from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz (blue).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blɔː/, [b̥lɔːˀ]

Adjective[edit]

blå (neuter blåt, plural and definite singular attributive blå)

  1. blue (blue-colored)
  2. (as a noun) n blue (colour)

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Colors in Danish · farver (layout · text)
     hvid      grå      sort      brun
             lyserød              rød, højrød              orange              gul, flødefarvet
             lime              grøn              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              cyan, turkis
             azurblå              blå              violet, indigo              magenta, lilla

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blár (blue), from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz (blue).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blå (neuter singular blått, definite singular and plural blå or blåe, comparative blåere, indefinite superlative blåest, definite superlative blåeste)

  1. blue (colour)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blár (blue), from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz (blue). Akin to English blue.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blå (masculine and feminine blå, neuter blått, definite singular and plural blåe/blå, comparative blåare, indefinite superlative blåast, definite superlative blåaste)

  1. blue

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Norwegian Nynorsk · fargar (layout · text)
     kvit      grå      svart      brun
             rosa              raud, ?              oransje              gul, ?
             ?              grøn              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              (turkis), ?
             ?              blå              ?, ?              rosa, lilla

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Swedish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blár (blue), from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz (blue).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

blå (comparative blåare, superlative blåast)

  1. blue
  2. (politics) of or pertaining to conservatives or liberals in European politics

Declension[edit]

Inflection of blå
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular blå blåare blåast
Neuter singular blått blåare blåast
Plural blåa blåare blåast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 blåe blåare blåaste
All blåa blåare blåaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blár (blue), from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz (blue).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɽoː/, /bɽɒː/, /bɽɑː/
    Rhymes: -óː

Adjective[edit]

blå

  1. blue; black
    he var blåe nɑtta
    it was black night
    kölanste blå
    very blue, blue-black

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