Contents

PortugueseEdit

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia pt

vermelho

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese vermello ‎(red), from Vulgar Latin *vermiclus, from Latin vermiculus ‎(little worm), from vermis ‎(worm), ultimately in reference to Kermes vermilio, a type of scale insect used to make a crimson dye.

Cognate with Galician vermello, Spanish bermejo, Catalan vermell, Occitan vermelh, French vermeil and Italian vermiglio. Also related to English vermilion.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vermelho m ‎(feminine singular vermelha, masculine plural vermelhos, feminine plural vermelhas, comparable)

  1. red (having red as its color)
  2. red (socialist or communist)

NounEdit

vermelho m (plural vermelhos)

  1. red (color)
  2. red (socialist or communist)

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Portuguese · cores (layout · text)
     vermelho      verde      amarelo      creme      branco
     carmim      magenta      azul-petróleo      lima      rosa,
cor-de-rosa
     índigo,
anil
     azul      laranja,
cor-de-laranja
     cinza      violeta
     preto      roxo      castanho,
marrom
     azul céu      ciano
Read in another language