laranxa

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Galician[edit]

unha laranxa (an orange)

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Arabic نَارَنْج(nāranj), from Persian نارنگ(nārang), from Sanskrit नारङ्ग (nāraṅga, orange tree), itself of uncertain origin, possibly Dravidian. Compare Portuguese laranja, Spanish naranja, English orange.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

laranxa m or f (plural laranxas)

  1. orange (colour)

Noun[edit]

laranxa f (plural laranxas)

  1. orange (fruit)

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

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