vermelho

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

vermelho m (plural vermelhos)

  1. Alternative form of vermello

References[edit]

https://estraviz.org/vermelho


Portuguese[edit]

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vermelho

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese vermello (red), from Vulgar Latin *vermiclus, from Latin vermiculus (little worm), from vermis (worm), ultimately in reference to Kermes vermilio, a type of scale insect used to make a crimson dye.

Cognate with Galician vermello, Spanish bermejo, Asturian bermeyu, Catalan vermell, Occitan vermelh, French vermeil and Italian vermiglio. Also related to English vermilion. Compare also Portuguese vermículo, which is a borrowed doublet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vermelho m (feminine singular vermelha, masculine plural vermelhos, feminine plural vermelhas, comparable)

  1. red (having red as its color)
  2. red (socialist or communist)

Noun[edit]

vermelho m (plural vermelhos)

  1. red (color)
  2. red (socialist or communist)

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