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EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan (compare Occitan porpra), inherited from Latin purpura (compare French pourpre, Italian porpora), from Ancient Greek πορφύρα (porphúra). Doublet of the later borrowing púrpura.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

porpra (invariable)

  1. purple
  2. (heraldry) purpure

NounEdit

porpra f (plural porpres)

  1. purple

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Catalan · colors (layout · text)
     blanc      gris      negre
             roig, vermell; carmesí              taronja; marró              groc; crema
             verd lima              verd             
             cian; xarxet              atzur              blau
             violat; indi              magenta; lila, porpra              rosa