negre

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See also: négre and nègre

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan negre, from Latin nigrum, accusative of niger.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

negre (feminine negra, masculine and feminine plural negres)

  1. black (absorbing all light and reflecting none)
  2. black (of or relating to any of various ethnic groups having dark pigmentation of the skin)

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

negre m (plural negres)

  1. black (color perceived in the absence of light)

Noun[edit]

negre m (plural negres, feminine negra)

  1. black person

See also[edit]

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

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Interlingua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

negre (comparative plus negre, superlative le plus negre)

  1. black (completely dark, absorbing all light)
  2. black (having a dark skin tone, mainly associated with African descent)

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

negre m

  1. indefinite plural of neger

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan negre, from Latin nigrum, accusative of niger.

Adjective[edit]

negre m (feminine singular negra, masculine plural negres, feminine plural negras)

  1. black

Derived terms[edit]


Old Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nigrum, accusative of niger. Gallo-Romance cognate with Old French noir, neir.

Adjective[edit]

negre

  1. black

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: negre
  • Occitan: negre, ner

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

negre f pl

  1. feminine plural of negru