See also: Lilla and lillà

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French lilas (lilac).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlela/, [ˈle̝læ]

AdjectiveEdit

lilla (neuter lilla, plural and definite singular attributive lilla)

  1. purple (colour)
  2. mauve
  3. lilac

See alsoEdit

Colors in Danish · farver (layout · text)
     hvid      grå      sort
             rød; højrød              orange; brun              gul; flødefarvet
             lime              grøn             
             cyan; turkis              azurblå              blå
             violet; indigo              magenta; lilla              lyserød

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown, possibly Oriental

NounEdit

lilla ? (plural lilla's, diminutive lillatje n)

  1. alternative form of lilla, a light type of fieldpiece known from the East Indies

EstonianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lilla (genitive lilla, partitive lillat)

  1. violet, purple (color)

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Estonian · värvid (layout · text)
     valge      hall      must
             punane; karmiinpunane              oranž; pruun              kollane; koorvalge, kreemikas, kreemjas
             laimiroheline, kollakasroheline              roheline              mündiroheline; tumeroheline
             tsüaansinine, rohekassinine; sinakasroheline, siniroheline              taevasinine, taevassinine              sinine
             lilla, violetne; potisinine, indigosinine              fuksia, magentapunane; lilla, purpurne, purpurpunane              roosa

NounEdit

lilla (genitive lilla, partitive lillat)

  1. (slang, derogatory) male homosexual

DeclensionEdit


ItalianEdit

 
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NounEdit

lilla m (invariable)

  1. the lilac (Syringa)
  2. lilac

SynonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

lilla (invariable)

  1. lilac
    Synonym: lillà

LivonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German lilla, likely via Latvian lillā.

AdjectiveEdit

 
Lilla

lilla

  1. violet, lilac

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic لِيلَك(līlak), via French lilas

AdjectiveEdit

lilla (indeclinable)

  1. lilac, purple (colour)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic لِيلَك(līlak), via French lilas

AdjectiveEdit

lilla (indeclinable)

  1. lilac, purple (colour)

See alsoEdit

Colors in Norwegian Nynorsk · fargar (layout · text)
     kvit      grå      svart
             raud              oransje; brun              gul
                          grøn             
             (turkis)                           blå
                          rosa; lilla              rosa

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

lilla

  1. absolute definite singular of liten

See alsoEdit