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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch paers, peers, pers, from French pers, from Latin persus (peach colour).[1]

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

paars (comparative paarser, superlative meest paars or paarst)

  1. purple
  2. (politics) relating to cooperation between liberals and social democrats of the third way [from late 20th c.]

InflectionEdit

Inflection of paars
uninflected paars
inflected paarse
comparative paarser
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial paars paarser het paarst
het paarste
indefinite m./f. sing. paarse paarsere paarste
n. sing. paars paarser paarste
plural paarse paarsere paarste
definite paarse paarsere paarste
partitive paars paarsers

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

paars n (uncountable)

  1. The colour purple.
  2. (politics) A coalition of third way social democrats and liberals. [from late 20th c.]

See alsoEdit

Colors in Dutch · kleuren (layout · text)
     wit      grijs      zwart      bruin
             roze              rood, karmijnrood              oranje              geel, roomwit
             groengeel/limoengroen              groen              {{{mint green}}}, {{{dark green}}}              blauwgroen/cyaan, groenblauw/petrolblauw
             azuurblauw              blauw              violet, indigo              magenta, paars

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ paars; in: J. de Vries & F. de Tollenaere, "Etymologisch Woordenboek", Uitgeverij Het Spectrum, Utrecht, 1986 (14de druk)

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VerbEdit

paars

  1. 3rd person singular future indicative form of paart
  2. 3rd person plural future indicative form of paart