púrpura

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin purpura, from Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra).

Adjective[edit]

púrpura m sg (feminine singular púrpura, neuter singular púrpura, masculine plural púrpures, feminine plural púrpures)

  1. purple

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin purpura, from Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra). Doublet of the inherited porpra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

púrpura (masculine and feminine plural púrpures)

  1. purple

Noun[edit]

púrpura f (uncountable)

  1. purple

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin purpura, from Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra).

Noun[edit]

púrpura f (plural púrpuras)

  1. purple (colour)

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin purpura, from Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra).

Noun[edit]

púrpura f (plural púrpuras)

  1. a colour between purple and red
  2. (medicine) purpura (marks on the skin due to subdermal bleeding)
  3. Tyrian purple (a purple dye extracted from certain sea molluscs)
  4. any mollusc that produces Tyrian purple

Adjective[edit]

púrpura (plural púrpura, comparable)

  1. of a colour between purple and red

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin purpura, from Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra). Cf. the inherited Old Spanish forms pórpola (purple cloth), pórpora[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

púrpura (plural púrpuras)

  1. (heraldry) purpure
  2. (anglicism) purple

Noun[edit]

púrpura f (plural púrpuras)

  1. purple (colour)
  2. (in a poetic sense) blood
  3. Tyrian purple
  4. (mollusk) purple dye murex (Murex brandaris)
  5. (pathology) purpura, thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura

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