magenta

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named in 1859 by Edward Chambers Nicholson after the Battle of Magenta, fought earlier that year in Magenta, Lombardy. The town's name is from Latin castrum Maxentiae, "castle of Maxentius."

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

magenta ‎(plural magentas)

  1. A light purple, purplish-red, or pinkish purple colour obtained by mixing red and blue light (thus a secondary colour), but primary in the CMYK colour system used in printing.
    web magenta (additive magenta) colour:    
    printer's magenta (subtractive magenta) colour:    
    Prismacolor magenta (original magenta) colour:    

Translations[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

magenta ‎(comparative more magenta, superlative most magenta)

  1. having the colour of fuchsia, fuchsine, light purple.

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in English · colors, colours (layout · text)
     red      purple      yellow      green      teal      blue      indigo
     crimson      magenta      cream      lime      cyan      azure, sky blue      violet
     brown      pink      orange      black      gray, grey      white

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

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magenta f ‎(uncountable)

  1. magenta (pinkish purple colour)

See also[edit]

Colors in Catalan · colors (layout · text)
     roig, vermell      lila, porpra      groc      verd      xarxet      blau      ?
     carmesí      magenta      ?      ?      cian      ?      violat
     marró      rosa      taronja      negre      gris      blanc

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /maːˈɣɛntaː/
  • IPA(key): /maːˈdʒɛntaː/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧gen‧ta

Noun[edit]

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magenta n ‎(plural magenta's)

  1. magenta (pinkish purple colour)

Adjective[edit]

magenta ‎(invariable, comparative meer magenta, superlative meest magenta)

  1. magenta (being of the magenta colour)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of magenta
uninflected magenta
inflected magenta
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial magenta
indefinite m./f. sing. magenta
n. sing. magenta
plural magenta
definite magenta
partitive magenta's

See also[edit]

Colors in Dutch · kleuren (layout · text)
     rood      paars      geel      groen      groenblauw/petrolblauw      blauw      indigo
     karmijnrood      magenta      roomwit      groengeel/limoengroen      blauwgroen/cyaan      azuurblauw      violet
     bruin      roze      oranje      zwart      grijs      wit

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

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magenta

  1. magenta (pinkish purple colour)

Adjective[edit]

magenta

  1. magenta (being of the magenta colour)

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

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magenta m ‎(uncountable)

  1. magenta (pinkish purple colour)

See also[edit]

Colors in French · couleurs (layout · text)
     rouge      pourpre      jaune      vert      bleu canard      bleu      indigo
     cramoisi      magenta      crème      vert citron      cyan      azur      violet
     brun      rose      orange      noir      gris      blanc

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

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magenta m ‎(invariable)

  1. magenta (pinkish purple colour)

Adjective[edit]

magenta ‎(invariable)

  1. magenta (being of the magenta colour)

See also[edit]

Colors in Italian · colori (layout · text)
     rosso      viola      giallo      verde      blu petrolio, foglia di tè      blu      indaco
     karmezino      magenta      beige      limetta      ciano      azzurro      violetta
     marrone      rosa      arancione      nero      grigio      bianco

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): maˈɡɛ̃nta
  • Hyphenation: ma‧gen‧ta

Noun[edit]

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magenta f

  1. magenta (pinkish purple colour)

Adjective[edit]

magenta ?

  1. magenta (being of the magenta colour)

See also[edit]

Colors in Polish · kolory (layout · text)
     czerwony      purpurowy      żółty      zielony      morski      niebieski      indygo
     karmazyn      magenta      beżowy      limonkowy      cyjan      błękitny      fioletowy
     brązowy      różowy      pomarańczowy      czarny      szary      biały

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

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magenta m (uncountable)

  1. magenta (pinkish purple colour)

Adjective[edit]

magenta ‎(plural magenta, comparable)

  1. magenta (being of the magenta colour)

See also[edit]

Colors in Portuguese · cores (layout · text)
     vermelho      roxo      amarelo      verde      azul-petróleo      azul      índigo
     carmim      magenta      creme      lima      ciano      azul céu      violeta
     castanho,
marrom
     rosa,
cor-de-rosa
     laranja,
cor-de-laranja
     preto      cinza      branco

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

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magenta m ‎(uncountable)

  1. magenta (pinkish purple colour)

Adjective[edit]

magenta m, f ‎(plural magenta)

  1. magenta (being of the magenta colour)