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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German blāo, from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blo (masculine bloen, neuter blot, comparative méi blo, superlative am bloosten)

  1. blue

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Luxembourgish · Faarwen (layout · text)
     wäiss      gro      schwaarz      brong
             rosa              rout              orange              giel
                          gréng                          
             himmelblo              blo              violett ; indigo              magenta ; mof

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *blēwaz.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

blo (uncountable)

  1. bruise
  2. blueness

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

AdjectiveEdit

blo

  1. bruised, injured, visibly hurt
  2. bluish, greyish
  3. dark-skinned
  4. upset, sad

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Middle English · coloures, hewes (layout · text)
     whit      grey, hor      blak      broun, tawne
             claret              red ; cremesyn, gernet              citrine, aumbre              yelow, dorry ; canevas
             grasgrene              grene                           plunket ; ewage
             asure, livid              blewe, blo, pers              violet ; inde              rose, murrey ; purpel

NeapolitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

blo m

  1. blue

PijinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English belong

PrepositionEdit

blo

  1. Of; belonging to.

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Vallader) blau
  • (Puter) blov

EtymologyEdit

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

AdjectiveEdit

blo m (feminine singular blava, masculine plural blos, feminine plural blavas)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) blue