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Colors in French

In this lesson provided by you will learn the name of the colors and how to pronounce them in the French language. Here you will find pronunciation tips, common words and phrases, examples and other useful resources that will make the learning process fun and easy.

English French Pronunciation
white blanc blon
black noir noo-ar
gray gris gree
red rouge roo-jeu
blue bleu bleh-oh
green vert vayr
yellow jaune jeu-oon
orange orange oran-jeu
pink rose roz
brown brun brahn
turquoise turquoise tee-oorkoo-ahz
beige beige bay-jeu
silver argent ar-jeu-ahnt
gold or or
French Colors Phrases

Now we will study a list of short phrases with each of the French colors learned in the first table, this way you will be able to better understand how to use the French color names in sentences.

English French
a white horse un cheval blanc
a black jacket une veste noire
a gray suit un costume gris
a red dress une robe rouge
the sky is blue le ciel est bleu
the grass is green l'herbe est verte
a yellow shirt une chemise jaune
an orange light une lumière orange
My favorite color is pink Ma couleur préférée est le rose
a brown package un paquet marron
a turquoise shirt une chemise turquoise
a beige shirt une chemise beige
silver colored couleur argent
gold colored couleur or

Important! Because some French sounds are not found in English we have tried to come up with something that sounds similar, for this reason the pronunciation tips from above are simply informational and does not offer any guarantee.

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