See also: Verde, vérde, and vèrde

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem, cognate with English verdure, various Romance homonyms on this page, French vert, etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbeɾde/, [ˈbeɾ.ð̞e]

AdjectiveEdit

verde c (plural verdes)

  1. green

NounEdit

verde m (plural verdes)

  1. The color green

Derived termsEdit


CorsicanEdit

 
U culore verde.

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin virdis, from Latin viridis. Cognates include Italian verde and French vert.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛrdɛ/, /ˈbɛrdɛ/
  • Hyphenation: ver‧de

AdjectiveEdit

verde (plural verdi)

  1. green

NounEdit

verde m (plural verdi)

  1. green
  2. (mineralogy) smaragdite

ReferencesEdit

  • verde, verdi” in INFCOR: Banca di dati di a lingua corsa

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

An obsolete construction from ver (far), plausibly an erroneous back-building, modelled on the superlative verder (instead of *verrer).

AdjectiveEdit

verde

  1. Obsolete form of verre.

AnagramsEdit


EsperantoEdit

AdverbEdit

verde

  1. greenly
    green:  

Related termsEdit


GalicianEdit

 
Devesa do Oribio, Lugo, Galicia
 
Verdes ("unripe")

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese verde, from Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem. Cognate with English verdure, various Romance homonyms on this page, French vert, etc.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

verde m or f (plural verdes)

  1. green
  2. unripe
  3. (archaic) green or blue
    • c1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV. Oviedo: Archivum, page 134:
      O elamẽto da agoa figurauãna por rrazõ do mar, em semellança de varom et outrosi de hũa grande ymage, et coroada et nõ aposta mays fea et cõmo em semellança de quẽ espanta; et as suas vestiduras de duas colores, que agoa tantas ha proprias, de jalde et de verde
      And the element of the water figured by reason of the sea, looking like a man, as a large image, crowned, and not handsome but ugly and with a terrifying look; and his clothes were of two colors, which the water has as its own, yellow and blue [lit. green]

NounEdit

verde m (plural verdes)

  1. The color green

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Galician · cores (layout · text)
     branco      gris      negro
             vermello; carmín              laranxa; castaño, marrón              amarelo; crema
             verde lima              verde              menta; verde escuro
             ciano; azul verdoso              cerúleo              azul
             violeta; anil              maxenta; púrpura              rosa

ReferencesEdit

  • verde” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • verde” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • verde” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • verde” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • verde” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

InterlinguaEdit

AdjectiveEdit

verde

  1. green

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin virdis, virdem, from (optional in Classical Latin, widespread in Vulgar Latin) syncopation of viridis, viridem, from vireō, cognate with English verdure, various Romance homonyms on this page, French vert, etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈver.de/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -erde
  • Hyphenation: vér‧de

AdjectiveEdit

verde (plural verdi)

  1. green
  2. pale
  3. unripe

NounEdit

verde m (plural verdi)

  1. the colour green
  2. verdure, greenery
  3. (heraldry) vert

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Italian · colori (layout · text)
     bianco      grigio      nero
             rosso; cremisi              arancione; marrone              giallo; crema
             verde chiaro; limetta              verde              verde acqua, acquamarina; verde menta; verde menta scuro
             ciano, azzurro, celeste; blu petrolio, foglia di tè              azzurro; celeste; celeste scuro              blu
             violetto; indaco              magenta; viola              rosa; fucsia; porpora

AnagramsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

verde

  1. definite singular of verd
  2. plural of verd

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

verde n (definite singular verdet, indefinite plural verde, definite plural verda)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by verd n
  2. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by verdi m

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

verde m or f (plural verdes)

  1. green

DescendantsEdit

  • Fala: verdi
  • Galician: verde
  • Portuguese: verde

See alsoEdit

Colors in Old Portuguese · coores, colores (layout · text)
     branco, blanco, alvo      gris      negro, preto
             vermello              castanho              amarelo
                          verde             
                                       azur
                          cardẽo              rosa

Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin viridis.

AdjectiveEdit

verde

  1. green
    • 13th century, Gonzalo de Berceo, “Introducción”, in Milagros de Nuestra Señora:
      Yo maestro Gonçalvo de Verçeo nomnado
      Iendo en romeria caeçi en un prado
      Verde e bien sençido, de flores bien poblado,
      Logar cobdiçiaduero pora omne cansado.
      I mister Gonçalvo de Verçeo am called,
      wending upon a pilgrimage, came to a meadow's side,
      all green and not much pastured upon, with many flowers,
      an enticing spot for the weary men to abide.

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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verde

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese verde (green), from Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem (green). Doublet of víride.

Cognate with Galician verde, Spanish verde, Catalan verd, Occitan verd, French vert, Italian verde, Romanian verde and English vert, virid.

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

verde m or f (plural verdes, comparable)

  1. green in color
  2. (of fruit) unripe; green (not ripe, not ready to eat)
    Antonym: maduro
  3. (figuratively) unripe; green (not fully developed)
    Synonym: imaturo
    Antonyms: maduro, maturado
  4. green; environmentally friendly
    Synonym: ecológico

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

verde m (plural verdes)

  1. green (color)
  2. greenery, vegetation
    Synonyms: verdura, vegetação, natureza

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Portuguese · cores (layout · text)
     branco, alvo, cândido      cinza, gris,
cinzento
     preto, negro, atro
             vermelho,
salmão,
encarnado, rubro; carmim
             laranja,
cor-de-laranja; castanho,
marrom
             amarelo; creme,
ocre
             verde-limão              verde, verde claro              verde-água,
menta
             ciano,
turquesa; azul-petróleo
             azul céu,
azul-celeste
             azul
             violeta,
lilás; índigo,
anil
             magenta; roxo, púrpura              rosa,
cor-de-rosa,pink

Further readingEdit

  • verde” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem, cognate with various Romance homonyms on this page, French vert, etc. Related to English verdure.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

verde m or f or n (plural verzi)

  1. green

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

verde n (uncountable)

  1. green (colour)
  2. (slang) green, marijuana

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Romanian · culori (layout · text)
     alb      gri      negru
             roșu; carmin              portocaliu; maro              galben; crem
                          verde             
             cyan              bleu              albastru
             violet; indigo              mov; purpură              roz

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish verde, from Vulgar Latin virdis, virdem, from Latin viridis, viridem, cognate with English verdure and verdant, Catalan verd, French vert, as well as various homonyms on this page.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbeɾde/, [ˈbeɾ.ð̞e]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

verde (plural verdes)

  1. green in colour
    La puerta es verde.
    The door is green.
  2. unripe
  3. (figuratively) inexperienced; naïve
  4. (figuratively) risqué, naughty
    ¿Están verdes los vestidos?
    Are the dresses risqué?
  5. (figuratively) dirty, coarse
    Esos son chistes verdes
    Those are dirty jokes.
  6. (figuratively) unwell; sick
    ¿Estás verde?
    Are you unwell?
  7. green (eco-friendly)

Usage notesEdit

When used with the verb ser, verde means literally green in colour, while the verb estar is used with figurative meanings of verde such as naïve, risqué, unwell or dirty.

NounEdit

verde m (plural verdes)

  1. green (colour)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

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

Further readingEdit