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unha laranxa (an orange)

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Arabic نَارَنْج(nāranj), from Persian نارنگ(nārang), from Sanskrit नारङ्ग (nāraṅga, orange tree), itself of uncertain origin, possibly Dravidian. Compare Portuguese laranja, Spanish naranja, English orange.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

laranxa m or f (plural laranxas)

  1. orange (colour)

NounEdit

laranxa f (plural laranxas)

  1. orange (fruit)

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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

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