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Romance Languages Vocabulary: Colors

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French adjectives add -e to form the feminine, while Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese adjectives change final -o to -a. Some color words are invariable and never change to agree with gender or number (such as lila in French and viola in Italian).

English French Italian Spanish Portuguese
red rouge rosso rojo vermelho
pink rose rosa rosado rosa
orange orange arancione anaranjado laranja
yellow jaune giallo amarillo amarelo
green vert(e) verde verde verde
blue bleu(e) azzurro azul azul
purple lila / violet(te) viola violeta roxo
brown brun(e) / marron marrone marron castanho / marrom (Brazil)
black noir(e) nero negro preto
white blanc(he) bianco blanco branco
gray gris(e) grigio gris cinza
silver argenté(e) argento plateado prateado
golden doré(e) oro dorado dourado


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