See also: Blau

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blau (feminine blava, masculine plural blaus, feminine plural blaves)

  1. blue

NounEdit

blau m (plural blaus)

  1. blue
  2. bruise

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Catalan · colors (layout · text)
     blanc      gris      negre
             roig, vermell; carmesí              taronja; marró              groc; crema
             verd lima              verd             
             cian; xarxet              atzur              blau
             violat; indi              magenta; lila, porpra              rosa

Further readingEdit


GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German blā (genitive blāwes), from Old High German blāo, from Proto-West Germanic *blāu, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blau (comparative blauer, superlative am blausten or am blauesten)

  1. blue
  2. drunk

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • blau in Duden online

HunsrikEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • plau (Wiesemann spelling system)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German blā, blāwes, from Old High German blāo, from Proto-West Germanic *blāu, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blau (comparative blauer, superlative blauest)

  1. blue
    Blaue Aue.
    Blue eyes.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of blau
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative blau blau blau blaue
accusative blaue blau blau blaue
dative blaue blaue blaue blaue
Strong inflection nominative blauer blaue blaues blaue
accusative blaue blaue blaues blaue
dative blauem blauer blauem blaue

See alsoEdit

Colors in Hunsrik · Forrve (layout · text)
     Weis      Grau      Schwarz
             Rod              Ranschegelleb; Braun              Gelleb, Geel
             Grien (Hellgrien), (Neongrien)              Grien              Menz
             Meergrien              Blau (Hellblau)              Blau
             Feilche              Rosch, Lila              Roserod

Further readingEdit


InterlinguaEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blau

  1. blue

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *blāo, from Proto-West Germanic *blāu, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blau

  1. blue

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: blauw, blaauw
    • Afrikaans: blou
    • Indonesian: belau
    • Papiamentu: blou
  • Limburgish: blów

NounEdit

blau n

  1. the colour blue

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Alternative formsEdit

Further readingEdit


OccitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blau m (feminine singular blava, masculine plural blaus, feminine plural blavas)

  1. blue

NounEdit

blau m (plural blaus)

  1. blue

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) blo
  • (Puter) blov

EtymologyEdit

From a Germanic language, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

AdjectiveEdit

blau m (feminine singular blaua, masculine plural blaus, feminine plural blauas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Vallader) blue

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blau

  1. blue

InflectionEdit

Inflection of blau
uninflected blau
inflected blauwe
comparative blauwer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial blau blauwer it blaust
it blauste
indefinite c. sing. blauwe blauwere blauste
n. sing. blau blauwer blauste
plural blauwe blauwere blauste
definite blauwe blauwere blauste
partitive blaus blauwers

Further readingEdit

  • blau”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

NounEdit

blau n (plural [please provide])

  1. blue

Further readingEdit

  • blau”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011