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Romance Languages Vocabulary: Colors

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French adjectives generally add -e to form the feminine and Catalan usually adds -a; 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 rosa).

English French Italian Catalan Spanish Portuguese
red rouge rosso vermell(a) rojo vermelho
pink rose rosa rosa rosa rosa
orange orange arancione taronja naranja / anaranjado laranja
yellow jaune giallo groc (groga) amarillo amarelo
green vert(e) verde verd(a) verde verde
blue bleu(e) azzurro blau (blava) azul azul
violet(te) viola morat (morada)
marron / brun(e)
marrón / café
black noir(e) nero negre (negra) negro preto
white blanc(he) bianco blanc(a) blanco branco
gray gris(e) grigio gris(a) gris cinzento / cinza
silver argenté(e) argento platejat (platejada) plateado prateado
golden doré(e) oro daurat (daurada) dorado dourado

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