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Colors in German

In this lesson provided by Edvog.com you will learn the name of the colors and how to pronounce them in the German 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 German Pronunciation
white weiß vighss
black schwarz shvarts
gray grau gra-ooh
red rot rot
blue blau blau
green grün greeoon
yellow gelb gaylb
orange orange orahnje
pink rosa roza
brown braun braoon
turquoise türkis tewrkis
beige beige bighka
silver silber zilber
gold gold golt
German Colors Phrases

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

English German
a white dress ein weißes Kleid
a black car ein schwarzes Auto
a gray suit ein grauer Anzug
a red dress ein rotes Kleid
the sky is blue der Himmel ist blau
the grass is green das Gras ist grün
a yellow light ein gelbes Licht
an orange light ein orangefarbenes Licht
Your favorite color is pink? Ihre Lieblingsfarbe ist rosa?
a brown bag eine braune Tasche
a turquoise shirt ein türkisfarbenes Hemd / T-Shirt
a beige shirt ein beige Hemd / T-Shirt
silver colored silberfarben
gold colored goldfarben

Important! Because some German 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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