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EtymologyEdit

From French nacarat, from Spanish or Portuguese nacarado, from Arabic نَقَّارَة (naqqāra, small drum), from نَقَرَ (naqara, to hollow out). Related to nacre.

NounEdit

nacarat (countable and uncountable, plural nacarats)

  1. A shade of pale red-orange.
    nacarat colour:    
  2. Linens and cloths dyed such a shade.

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