Portuguese Colors

This is a list of colors in Portuguese. This will help you find ways to describe the colors of clothes, objects and much more.

Black: Preto(a)
Blue: Azul
Brown: Castanho(a)
Gray: Cinzento(a)
Green: Verde
Orange: Laranja
Red: Vermelho(a) / encarnado(a)
White: Branco(a)
Yellow: Amarelo(a)
Dark color: Cor escura
Light color: Cor clara
Colors: Cores

These examples show how colors are used in Portuguese. This is a good way to demonstrate how adjectives (colors) are used with nouns and verbs.

The sky is blue: O céu é azul
Your cat is white: O(A) seu(sua) / teu(tua) / vosso(vossa) gato(a) é branco(a).
Black is his favorite color: O preto é a sua cor favorita
Red is not his favorite color: O vermelho / encarnado não é a sua cor favorita
She drives a yellow car: Ela conduz um carro amarelo
I have black hair: Tenho o cabelo preto

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