Colors in Russian language

Learn Russian names of colors with our Russian Word of the Day series.

кори́чневый [ka-réech-nee-vyî] Adjective
brown
золоти́стый [za-la-tées-tyî] Adjective
golden, goldish
фиоле́товый [fee-a-lyé-ta-vyi] Adjective
violet, purple
сире́невый [see-ryé-nee-vyi] Adjective
lavender, lilac (color)
си́ний [sée-neei] Adjective
dark blue
кра́сный [krás-nyi] Adjective
red
се́рый [syé-ryi] Adjective
gray, dull
зелёный [zee-lyó-nyi] Adjective
green
жёлтый [zhól-tyi] Adjective
yellow
бирюзо́вый [bee-ryu-zó-vyi] Adjective
turquoise (color)
голубо́й [ga-lu-bói] Adjective
blue, pale blue
бе́лый [byé-lyi] Adjective
white
ора́нжевый [a-rán-zhe-vyi] Adjective
orange (color)

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