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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English and Spanish arroyo.

NounEdit

rojo (accusative singular rojon, plural rojoj, accusative plural rojojn)

  1. brook, rivulet

Franco-ProvençalEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Latin rubeus through a Vulgar Latin *ruiu. Compare French rouge, Catalan roig.

AdjectiveEdit

rojo m (feminine singular roge, masculine plural rojos, feminine plural roges)

  1. red

Derived termsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin russus or russeus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rewdʰ-. Compare Portuguese roxo.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rojo (feminine singular roja, masculine plural rojos, feminine plural rojas)

  1. red (colour)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

rojo m (plural rojos)

  1. red (colour)
  2. (Costa Rica) a 1000 colón bill
  3. (Spain, derogatory) a left-wing, especially communist

See alsoEdit

Colors in Spanish · colores (layout · text)
     blanco      gris      negro
             rojo ; carmín, carmesí              naranja, anaranjado ; marrón              amarillo ; crema
             lima              verde             
             cian ; azul-petróleo              azur              azul
             violeta ; añil, índigo              magenta ; morado, púrpura              rosa

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