rojo

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See also: rojō and Rojo

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English [Term?] and Spanish arroyo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈrojo]
  • Rhymes: -ojo
  • Hyphenation: ro‧jo

Noun[edit]

rojo (accusative singular rojon, plural rojoj, accusative plural rojojn)

  1. brook, rivulet
    Synonym: rivereto

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish roxo, from Latin russus or russeus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rewdʰ-. Compare Portuguese roxo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈroxo/, [ˈro.xo]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oxo

Adjective[edit]

rojo (feminine roja, masculine plural rojos, feminine plural rojas)

  1. red (colour)

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Noun[edit]

rojo m (plural rojos)

  1. red (colour)
  2. (Costa Rica) a 1000 colón bill

Noun[edit]

rojo m (plural rojos, feminine roja, feminine plural rojas)

  1. (Spain, Peru, derogatory) Red; a left-winger, especially communist
    Synonyms: (often pejorative) progre, (often pejorative) zurdo

See also[edit]

Colors in Spanish · colores (layout · text)
     blanco      gris      negro
             rojo; carmín, carmesí              naranja, anaranjado; marrón              amarillo; crema
             lima              verde              menta
             cian; azul-petróleo              azur              azul
             violeta; añil, índigo              magenta; morado, púrpura              rosa

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