HomeQ&AWhen referring to hair color, is saying pelo marr贸n incorrect?

When referring to hair color, is saying pelo marr贸n incorrect?

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Chuck tiene pelp rizado y marrón.

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updated NOV 5, 2009
posted by BernardM2009

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Well, no, not really, Bernard, welcome to the forum smile

we do not use marron for hair colour, we say: moreno or castaño, as Roberto has already pointed out.

updated NOV 5, 2009
posted by 00494d19
Oops that puts me in the dunces corner although I was only trying to convey that you say El pelo when reffering to the hair. - kenwilliams, NOV 5, 2009
kinda disagree bc i use moreno for tanish person or dark person, pero yea marron isssssssssssssssssssssssssssss so correct - ladominicanaloka, NOV 5, 2009
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Tengo el pelo marrón. Tienes el pelo marrón. Tiene el pelo marrón.

updated NOV 5, 2009
edited by kenwilliams
posted by kenwilliams
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Marron esta bien, it all depend what part of Latin America y are at, countries like Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Venezuela and others will use marron just fine!

updated NOV 5, 2009
posted by DJuse
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pelo castaño...or castaño oscuro

updated NOV 5, 2009
edited by 0068e2f4
posted by 0068e2f4
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'pelo marrón' is correct.

updated NOV 5, 2009
posted by Seb79
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