orange
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orange(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fruit)
a. la naranja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Oranges are a good source of vitamins.Las naranjas son una buena fuente de vitaminas.
b. la china
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in the Dominican Republic
(Dominican Republic)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
I always eat an orange after going for a run.Siempre me como una china después de salir a correr.
2. (color)
a. el naranja
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Orange is my favorite color because I love the desert.El naranja es mi color favorito porque amo el desierto.
3. (botany)
a. el naranjo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They have oranges and lemons in their orchard.Tienen naranjos y limoneros en su huerto.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (color)
a. naranja (sometimes invariable)
I love those orange boots.Me encantan esas botas naranjas.
b. anaranjado
That orange wall is making me sick.Esa pared anaranjada me está dando náuseas.
c. de color naranja (phrase)
My cousin has a lovely orange dress.Mi prima tiene un lindo vestido de color naranja.
d. chinita
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
I bought an orange scarf to go with my navy blue jacket.Me compré una bufanda chinita para ir con mi chaqueta azul marino.
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orange
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fruit)
a. la naranja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (color)
a. el naranja
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
orange blossomflor de azahar
orange grovenaranjal m
orange peelpeladura de naranja
orange squashnaranjada f
orange treenaranjo m
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (color)
a. naranja, anaranjado(a)
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orange [ˈɒrɪndʒ]
noun
(fruit) naranja (f);(also orange tree) naranjo (m); (colour) naranja (m); (orangeade) naranjada (f) con burbujas; (con burbujas) (orange squash) naranjada (f) sin burbujas; (sin burbujas)
adjective
1 (in colour) naranja; (de) color naranja
bright orange naranja fuerte or chillón; (de) color naranja fuerte or chillón
2 (in taste) [+flavour] a naranja
modifier
orange blossom (n) azahar (m); flor (f) de naranjo
orange box orange crate (US) (n) caja (f) de fruta
orange drink (n) refresco (m) de naranja
orange flower water (n) agua (f) de azahar
orange grove (n) naranjal (m)
orange juice (n) zumo (m) de naranja; (Esp) jugo (m) de naranja; (LAm)
orange marmalade (n) mermelada (f) de naranja
orange peel or rind (n) cáscara (f) de naranja
orange sauce (n) salsa (f) de naranja
orange squash (n) naranjada (f) sin burbujas; (sin burbujas)
orange stick (n) palito (m) de naranjo
orange tree (n) naranjo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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