verde

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See also: Verde, vérde, and vèrde

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem, cognate with English verdure, various Romance homonyms on this page, French vert, etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbeɾde/, [ˈbeɾ.ð̞e]

Adjective[edit]

verde c (plural verdes)

  1. green

Noun[edit]

verde m (plural verdes)

  1. The color green

Derived terms[edit]


Corsican[edit]

U culore verde.

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin virdis, from Latin viridis. Cognates include Italian verde and French vert.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈverde/
  • Hyphenation: ver‧de

Adjective[edit]

verde (plural verdi)

  1. green

Noun[edit]

verde m (plural verdi)

  1. green
  2. (mineralogy) smaragdite

References[edit]

  • verde, verdi” in INFCOR: Banca di dati di a lingua corsa

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An obsolete construction from ver (far), plausibly an erroneous back-building, modelled on the superlative verder (instead of *verrer).

Adjective[edit]

verde

  1. Obsolete form of verre.

Anagrams[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Adverb[edit]

verde

  1. greenly
    green:  

Related terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Devesa do Oribio, Lugo, Galicia
Verdes ("unripe")

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese verde, from Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem. Cognate with English verdure, various Romance homonyms on this page, French vert, etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

verde m or f (plural verdes)

  1. green
  2. unripe
  3. (archaic) green or blue
    • c1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV. Oviedo: Archivum, page 134:
      O elamẽto da agoa figurauãna por rrazõ do mar, em semellança de varom et outrosi de hũa grande ymage, et coroada et nõ aposta mays fea et cõmo em semellança de quẽ espanta; et as suas vestiduras de duas colores, que agoa tantas ha proprias, de jalde et de verde
      And the element of the water figured by reason of the sea, looking like a man, as a large image, crowned, and not handsome but ugly and with a terrifying look; and his clothes were of two colors, which the water has as its own, yellow and blue [lit. green]

Noun[edit]

verde m (plural verdes)

  1. The color green

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

References[edit]

  • verde” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • verde” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • verde” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • verde” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • verde” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Interlingua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

verde

  1. green

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin virdis, virdem, from (optional in Classical Latin, widespread in Vulgar Latin) syncopation of viridis, viridem, from vireō, cognate with English verdure, various Romance homonyms on this page, French vert, etc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈver.de/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: vér‧de

Adjective[edit]

verde (plural verdi)

  1. green
  2. pale
  3. unripe

Noun[edit]

verde m (plural verdi)

  1. the colour green
  2. verdure, greenery
  3. (heraldry) vert

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Italian · colori (layout · text)
     bianco      grigio      nero
             rosso; cremisi              arancione; marrone              giallo; crema
             verde chiaro; limetta              verde              verde acqua, acquamarina; verde menta; verde menta scuro
             ciano, azzurro, celeste; blu petrolio, foglia di tè              azzurro; celeste; celeste scuro              blu
             violetto; indaco              magenta; viola              rosa; fucsia; porpora

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

verde

  1. definite singular of verd
  2. plural of verd

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

verde n (definite singular verdet, indefinite plural verde, definite plural verda)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by verd n
  2. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by verdi m

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

verde m or f (plural verdes)

  1. green

Descendants[edit]

  • Fala: verdi
  • Galician: verde
  • Portuguese: verde

See also[edit]

Colors in Old Portuguese · coores, colores (layout · text)
     branco, blanco, alvo      gris      negro, preto
             vermello              castanho              amarelo
                          verde             
                                       azur
                          cardẽo              rosa

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin viridis.

Adjective[edit]

verde

  1. green
    • 13th century, Gonzalo de Berceo, “Introducción”, in Milagros de Nuestra Señora:
      Yo maestro Gonçalvo de Verçeo nomnado
      Iendo en romeria caeçi en un prado
      Verde e bien sençido, de flores bien poblado,
      Logar cobdiçiaduero pora omne cansado.
      I mister Gonçalvo de Verçeo am called,
      wending upon a pilgrimage, came to a meadow's side,
      all green and not much pastured upon, with many flowers,
      an enticing spot for the weary men to abide.

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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verde

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese verde (green), from Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem (green). Doublet of víride.

Cognate with Galician verde, Spanish verde, Catalan verd, Occitan verd, French vert, Italian verde, Romanian verde and English vert, virid.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈveɾ.ðɨ/
  • (Brasiliense, Capixaba, Fluminense) IPA(key): /ˈveʁ.dʒi/
  • (Caipira, Sertanejo) IPA(key): /ˈveɻ.dʒi/
  • (Northeastern Brazil, Baiano) IPA(key): /ˈveh.di/
  • (Mineiro) IPA(key): /ˈveh.dʒi/
  • (Paulistano) IPA(key): /ˈveɹ.dʒɪ/
  • (Portuñol Riverense) IPA(key): /ˈveɾ.de/
  • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈveɻ.dʒɪ/, IPA(key): /ˈveɾ.de/
  • Rhymes:
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Adjective[edit]

verde m or f (plural verdes, comparable)

  1. green in color
  2. (of fruit) unripe; green (not ripe, not ready to eat)
    Antonym: maduro
  3. (figuratively) unripe; green (not fully developed)
    Synonym: imaturo
    Antonyms: maduro, maturado
  4. (buzzword) green; environmentally friendly
    Synonym: ecológico

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

verde m (plural verdes)

  1. the color green

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Portuguese · cores (layout · text)
     branco      cinza,
cinzento
     preto
             vermelho; carmesim              laranja; castanho,
marrom
             amarelo; creme,
ocre
             verde-limão              verde              menta,
verde-água
             ciano,
turquesa; azul-petróleo
             azul céu,
azul-celeste
             azul,
blau
             lilás,
violeta; índigo,
anil
             magenta; púrpura,
roxo
             rosa,
pink

Further reading[edit]

  • verde” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem, cognate with various Romance homonyms on this page, French vert, etc. Related to English verdure.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

verde m or f or n (plural verzi)

  1. green

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

verde n (uncountable)

  1. green (colour)
  2. (slang) green, marijuana

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Romanian · culori (layout · text)
     alb      gri      negru
             roșu; carmin              portocaliu; maro              galben; crem
                          verde             
             cyan              bleu              albastru
             violet; indigo              mov; purpură              roz

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish verde, from Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem, cognate with English verdure and verdant, Catalan verd, French vert, as well as various homonyms on this page.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbeɾde/, [ˈbeɾ.ð̞e]
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

verde (plural verdes)

  1. green in colour
    La puerta es verde.
    The door is green.
  2. unripe
  3. (figuratively) inexperienced; naïve
  4. (figuratively) risqué, naughty
    ¿Están verdes los vestidos?
    Are the dresses risqué?
  5. (figuratively) dirty, coarse
    Esos son chistes verdes
    Those are dirty jokes.
  6. (figuratively) unwell; sick
    ¿Estás verde?
    Are you unwell?
  7. green (eco-friendly)

Usage notes[edit]

When used with the verb ser, verde means literally green in colour, while the verb estar is used with figurative meanings of verde such as naïve, risqué, unwell or dirty.

Noun[edit]

verde m (plural verdes)

  1. green (colour)

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

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

Further reading[edit]