Possible Results:
púrpura
-purple
,murex
See the entry forpúrpura.
purpura
Presentél/ella/ustedconjugation ofpurpurar.
purpura
Affirmative imperativeconjugation ofpurpurar.

púrpura

USAGE NOTE
The adjective "púrpura" is invariable, which means its form does not change according to the gender or number of the noun it describes.
púrpura(
poor
-
poo
-
rah
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (color)
a. purple
El payaso tenía una peluca púrpura.The clown was wearing a purple wig.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
2. (color)
a. purple
El púrpura es el color de la realeza.Purple is the color of royalty.
3. (medicine)
a. purpura
El paciente tiene el pie derecho tiene manchas de púrpura.The patient's right leg is covered in purpura spots.
4. (dye)
a. Tyrian purple
La tela fue teñida con púrpura.The fabric was dyed with Tyrian purple.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
5. (animal)
a. murex
Las púrpuras viven entre rocas y corales.Murexes live among corals and rocks.
b. rock snail
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
El biólogo tenía un fósil de una concha de púrpura sobre su escritorio.The biologist had a fossil shell of a rock snail on his desk.
6. (cloth)
a. purple
¡Quítate esa capa! Solo el emperador puede vestir la púrpura.Take off that cape! Only the emperor may wear the purple.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Unlock More Translations for Free
Learn more with unlimited dictionary access. Sign up for free today.
púrpura
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a. purple
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
2. (color)
a. purple
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
púrpura
1 (color) purple
2 (cargo)
púrpura cardenalicia cardinal purple
la púrpura imperial the mantel of emperor
a pesar de sus ideas republicanas Tiberio hubo de asumir la púrpura imperial
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Examples
Machine Translators
Translate púrpura using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS