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10 Color Names in Spanish (for English Speakers)

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Common colors in the Spanish language

Common colors in the Spanish language

Learning Spanish?

Are you learning Spanish? You'll need to learn the names of the colors.

Colors make life cheerful. Different colors have different meanings for us, and it's important to know the word for different colors in any language you're speaking. In this article, we will discuss the names of 10 colors in the Spanish language. The Spanish names of the colors have been provided alongside their English translations in a list to help readers learn.

10 color names in English and Spanish

#Color Name in EnglishColor Name in Spanish

1

White

Blanco(Masculine)/Blanca(Feminine)

2

Black

Negro(Masculine)/Negra(Feminine)

3

Green

Verde

4

Brown

Marrón

5

Red

Rojo(Masculine)/Roja(Feminine)

6

Yellow

Amarillo(Masculine)/Amarilla(Feminine)

7

Blue

Azul

8

Orange

Naranja/Anaranjado

9

Purple

Morado/Púrpura

10

Pink

Rosado

White

The Spanish name for the color "white" is blanco (in masculine context) and blanca (in feminine context).

Blanco, or blanca

Blanco, or blanca

How to Pronounce "Blanco"

Black

In Spanish, the word for "black" is negro (in masculine context) and negra (in feminine context).

Negro, or negra

Negro, or negra

How to Pronounce "Negro"

Green

The Spanish name for the color green is verde. There are no feminine-masculine obligations while using this word in Spanish.

Verde

Verde

How to Pronounce "Verde"

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Brown

The name for the color brown in Spanish is marrón. Again, there are no feminine-masculine obligations while using this word in Spanish.

Marrón

Marrón

How to Pronounce "Marrón"

Red

The word used for the color red in Spanish is rojo (in masculine context) and roja (in feminine context).

How to Pronounce "Rojo"

Yellow

The color yellow is called amarillo (in masculine context) and amarilla (in feminine context) in Spanish.

Amarillo, or Amarilla

Amarillo, or Amarilla

How to Pronounce "Amarillo"

Blue

The Spanish name for the color "blue" is azul. There are no feminine-masculine obligations while using this word in Spanish.

How to Pronounce "Azul"

Orange

The word for the color orange in Spanish is naranja/anaranjado. There are no feminine-masculine obligations while this word is being used in Spanish.

Naranja/anaranjado

Naranja/anaranjado

How to Pronounce "Aranja/anaranjado"

Purple

The Spanish name for the color purple is morado/púrpura. There are no feminine-masculine obligations while using this word in Spanish.

Morado/púrpura

Morado/púrpura

How to Pronounce "morado/púrpura"

Pink

The color pink is called rosado in Spanish. There are no feminine-masculine obligations while using this word in Spanish.

Rosado

Rosado

How to Pronounce "Rosado"

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