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AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic لَازُوَرْد(lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد(lâjvard, lapis lazuli).

AdjectiveEdit

azul m sg (feminine singular azul)

  1. blue

AsturianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Arabic لَازُوَرْد(lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد(lâjvard, lapis lazuli).

AdjectiveEdit

azul

  1. blue

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese azur (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Old French azur, from Arabic لَازُوَرْد(lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد(lâjvard, lapis lazuli).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈθul/, (western) /aˈsul/

AdjectiveEdit

azul m or f (plural azuis)

  1. blue (colour)

InflectionEdit

The plural may also be azules.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

azul m (plural azuis)

  1. (countable and uncountable) blue (colour)
    • 1370, R. Lorenzo (ed.), Crónica troiana. A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 308:
      rreluzíã cõtra o ssol os escudos, que erã pintados de ouro et de azur
      the shields, painted in gold and blue, glittered against the sun

See alsoEdit

Colors in Galician · cores (layout · text)
     branco      gris      negro
             vermello ; carmín              laranxa ; castaño, marrón              amarelo ; crema
             verde lima              verde              menta ; verde escuro
             ciano ; azul verdoso              cerúleo              azul
             violeta ; anil              maxenta ; púrpura              rosa

ReferencesEdit

  • azur” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • azur” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • azul” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • azul” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • azul” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Guinea-Bissau CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese azul. Cognates with Kabuverdianu azul.

AdjectiveEdit

azul

  1. blue

KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese azul.

AdjectiveEdit

azul

  1. blue

LeoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

azul (plural azules)

  1. blue

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
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azul

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese azur (blue), from Arabic لَازُوَرْد(lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد(lâjvard, lapis lazuli). Doublet of azur, from French.

Compare with Galician azul (blue), Spanish azul (blue), French azur (azure), Italian azzurro (blue) and English azure.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɐ.ˈzuɫ/
  • (Fluminense, brasiliense, florianopolitano, capixaba) IPA(key): /ɐ.ˈzuw/
  • (Brazilian standard, most dialects) IPA(key): /a.ˈzuw/
  • (Brazil-Uruguay frontier Riverense Portuñol and gaúcho da pampa) IPA(key): /a.ˈzul/
  • Hyphenation: a‧zul

AdjectiveEdit

azul m or f (plural azuis, comparable)

  1. blue

NounEdit

azul m (plural azuis)

  1. blue

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Portuguese · cores (layout · text)
     branco      cinza,
cinzento
     preto
             vermelho,
encarnado ; carmim
             laranja,
cor-de-laranja ; castanho,
marrom
             amarelo ; creme
             verde-limão              verde             
             ciano ; azul-petróleo              azul céu              azul
             violeta ; índigo,
anil
             magenta ; roxo              rosa,
cor-de-rosa

SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish azur, from Arabic لَازُوَرْد(lāzuward, lapis lazuli), from Persian لاجورد(lâjvard, lapis lazuli). Doublet of azur, from French.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

azul (plural azules)

  1. blue

NounEdit

azul m (plural azules)

  1. blue

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Spanish · colores (layout · text)
     blanco      gris      negro
             rojo ; carmín, carmesí              naranja, anaranjado ; marrón              amarillo ; crema
             lima              verde             
             cian ; azul-petróleo              azur              azul
             violeta ; añil, índigo              magenta ; morado, púrpura              rosa

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