Scandinavian Languages Comparative Vocabulary: Colors

Learn the colors in Swedish, Norwegian, and Danish

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English Swedish Norwegian Danish
red röd, rött, röda rød rød, rødt
pink rosa rosa lyserød, lyserødt
orange orange oransje orange
yellow gul, gult, gula gul gul, gult
green grön, grönt, gröna grønn grøn, grønt
blue blå, blått, blåa blå blaa, blåt
purple lila lilla lilla
brown brun, brunt, bruna brun brun, brunt
black svart, svart, svarta svart sort
white vit, vitt, vita hvit hvid, hvidt
gray grå, grått, gråa grå graa, gråt

For Swedish, words are listed in this order: common, neuter, plural.

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