Orange

See also: orange

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French Orange, from Old French Orenge, from Medieval Latin Aurasica, from Latin Aurasiō, from Gaulish *arausi 'temple (head), cheek' (cf. Old Irish ara, arae 'temples', Irish placename Arai Chiach).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Orange

  1. The longest river in South Africa
  2. A city in California
  3. A town in Connecticut
  4. A town in France.
  5. An unincorporated town in Indiana
  6. A town in Massachusetts
  7. A town in New Hampshire
  8. A township in New Jersey
  9. A city in New South Wales
  10. A town in New York
  11. A village in northeastern Ohio
  12. A city in Texas
  13. A town in Vermont
  14. A town in Virginia
  15. A town in Wisconsin
  16. The name of the Dutch Royal House.
  17. Prince or Princess of Orange. Title of the first-born to the Dutch Royal House.

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Orange (not comparable)

  1. Relating to the Orange Order.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From from Old French Orenge, from Medieval Latin Aurasica, from Latin Aurasiō, from Gaulish *arausi 'temple (head), cheek' (cf. Old Irish ara, arae 'temples', Irish placename Arai Chiach). Cf. also the Occitan name of the town, Aurenja.

NounEdit

Orange

  1. Orange (town in the Vaucluse department in southern France)

See alsoEdit


GermanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French pomme d'orange (short: orange), from Spanish naranja, from Arabic نارنج (nāranj), from Persian نارنگ (nārang). Cognate with German Pomeranze.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʔoˈʁãːʒə/ or /ʔoˈʁaŋʒə/
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NounEdit

Orange f (genitive Orange, plural Orangen)

  1. orange (fruit)
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Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Orange n (genitive Orange, no plural)

  1. orange (color)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge, “Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache” , 22. Auflage, 1989, bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

LuxembourgishEdit

NounEdit

Orange f (plural Orangen)

  1. orange (fruit)
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