laranja

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Basque[edit]

laranja

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic نَارَنْج(nāranj), from Persian نارنگ(nārang), from Sanskrit नारङ्ग (nāraṅga, orange tree), itself of uncertain origin, possibly Dravidian.

Noun[edit]

laranja

  1. orange (fruit)
  2. orange (color)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laranja

  1. having the colour of the fruit of an orange tree.

See also[edit]

Colors in Basque · koloreak (layout · text)
     zuri      gris      beltz
             gorri              laranja; marroi              hori
                          berde             
                          oztin              urdin
             ubel              more              arrosa

Portuguese[edit]

laranja

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic نَارَنْج(nāranj), from Persian نارنگ(nārang), from Sanskrit नारङ्ग (nāraṅga, orange tree), itself of uncertain origin, possibly Dravidian. Compare Spanish naranja and Catalan taronja.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laranja (plural laranja, comparable)

  1. orange (having orange as its color)

Noun[edit]

laranja f (plural laranjas)

  1. orange (fruit)
  2. orange (color)

Noun[edit]

laranja m, f (plural laranjas)

  1. (slang, Brazil) a stooge (one who knowingly allows himself or herself to be used for another's profit, especially in political schemes), a dupe.

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Kadiwéu: lalaanja

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-celeste
             azul
             violeta; índigo,
anil
             magenta; roxo              rosa,
cor-de-rosa