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beige Explained

beige at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[beıʒ]

beige at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1858, "fine woolen fabric," from Fr. dialectal "yellowish-grey," from O.Fr. bege "the natural color of wool and cotton," origin obscure. As a shade of color, it is attested from 1879. ///

beige at German => English Of Explained:

beige

beige at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] [Date: 1800-1900; Language: French]// a pale brown colour// -- beige adj //

beige at Dutch => English Of Explained:

ng, b

beige at German => English Of Explained:

beige

beige at French => English Of Explained:

beige

beige at Norwegian => English Of Explained:

astin

beige at Spanish => English Of Explained:

blowe

beige at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

84 Moby Thesaurus words for "beige":
aureate, auric, brown, brownish, brownish-yellow, brunet, buff,
buff-yellow, canary, canary-yellow, chocolate, cinnamon, citron,
citron-yellow, cocoa, cocoa-brown, coffee, coffee-brown, cream,
creamy, drab, dun, dun-brown, dun-drab, ecru, fallow, fawn,
fawn-colored, flaxen, fuscous, gilded, gilt, gold, gold-colored,
golden, grege, hazel, khaki, lemon, lemon-yellow, lurid, luteolous,
lutescent, nut-brown, ocherish, ocherous, ochery, ochreous,
ochroid, ochrous, ochry, olive-brown, olive-drab, or, primrose,
primrose-colored, primrose-yellow, saffron, saffron-colored,
saffron-yellow, sallow, sand-colored, sandy, seal, seal-brown,
sepia, snuff-colored, sorrel, straw, straw-colored, tan, taupe,
tawny, toast, toast-brown, umber, umber-colored, walnut,
walnut-brown, xanthic, xanthous, yellow, yellowish,
yellowish-brown

beige at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

rus words

beige at French => English Of Explained:

r]
deposable, salea

beige at Dutch => English Of Explained:

beige [beʒə]
beige

beige at Spanish => English Of Explained:

beige(flavgriza)

Beige at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Beige \Beige\, n. [F.]
Debeige.

beige at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

beige
adj : of a light grayish-brown color

beige
n : a very light brown [syn: {ecru}]

beige at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Beige

English

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » fr dialectal Inter: term » beige|lang=fr, from Inter: etyl » fro Inter: term » bege|lang=fro 'color of undyed wool or coton', from an Alpine language (compare Franco-Provençal Inter: term » bézho|lang=frp, Romansch Inter: term » besch|lang=rm) 'dull grey', from Inter: etyl » VL. *Inter: term » |bysseus|lang=la 'cottony grey' (compare French Inter: term » bis|lang=fr, Catalan Inter: term » bis|lang=ca, Italian Inter: term » bigio|bìgio|lang=it), from Inter: etyl » LL. Inter: term » byssus|lang=la 'cotton', from Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » ||tr=býssos|lang=grc 'cotton homespun', from Semitic (compare Inter: etyl » he/Inter: etyl » arc Inter: term » |būṣ)

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-beige.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » eɪʒ

    Noun

    Inter: wikipedi » a

  • Inter: en-nou » n
  • A slightly yellowish gray colour, as that of unbleached wool.
    1. : Inter: color panel » beige|F5F5DC
    2. debeige; a kind of woollen or mixed dress goods

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » colour

  • Albanian: Inter: t- » sq|bezh
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|بيج|tr=biij
  • Azeri: Inter: t- » az|bej
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|бежов цвят|m
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|米黃|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|米黄|tr=mǐhuáng|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|米色|tr=mǐsè|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|béžový|m
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|beige
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|beige
  • Esperanto: flavgriza
  • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|beež
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|beesi, Inter: t+ » fi|beige
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|beige
  • Galician: Inter: t- » gl|beis
  • German: Inter: t- » de|Beige|n
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|μπεζ|n|tr=bez
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|bézs
  • Ido: beja

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Indonesian: Inter: t+ » id|krem
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|beige
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ベージュ|tr=bēju
    • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|베이지색의|tr=beijisaegui|sc=Hang
    • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|krim, Inter: t- » ms|kuning air
    • Maltese: bexx
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|بژ|tr=bezh
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|beżowy
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|bege
    • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|bej|n
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|бежевый|tr=béževyj
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|bež|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|beige, Inter: t- » es|beis, Inter: t- » es|beige|m
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|beige
    • Tagalog: Inter: t- » tl|murang kayumanggi
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|bej
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|be


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Adjective

    Inter: wikipedi » a
    Inter: en-ad » j
  • Having a slightly yellowish gray colour, as that of unbleached wool.
    1. Inter: quote-book » year=1956|author=Category: w - :Delano Ames|Delano Ames|title=Crime out of Mind|chapter=24|url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5915292W|passage=Dagobert had only one customer, an American who wore square, rimless glasses and a beige suit and looked like a Wall Street tycoon.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » having a slightly yellowish gray colour

  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|بيج|tr=biij
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|бежов|tr=béžov
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|米黃|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|米黄|tr=mǐhuáng|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|米色|tr=mǐsè|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|béžový
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|beesi
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|beige

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|beige
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|bigio|m
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ベージュ|tr=bēju
    • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|kuning air
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|бежевый|tr=béževyj
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|beige, Inter: t- » es|beis


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Derived terms

    * Beige Book

    See also

    * Category: Appendix:Colors -
    Category: Category:English words not following the I before E except after C rule -
    Category: Category:en:Browns -
    Category: Category:en:Colors -

    Dutch

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Nl-beige.ogg|audio

    Adjective

    Inter: nl-adj » beiger|peri|sup2=beigest
  • beige

    Declension

    Inter: nl-decl-adj » beige

  • Category: Category:nl:Colors -

    Finnish

    Adjective

    Inter: fi-adj » beige|mpi|in
  • beige

    Declension

    Inter: fi-decl-nalle » beig|||ä|

    Noun

    Inter: fi-nou » n

  • beige (color)

    Declension

    Inter: fi-decl-nalle » beig|||ä

  • French

    Etymology

    Inter: etyl » fro|fr bege.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Fr-beige.ogg|Audio

    Adjective

    Inter: fr-adj-m » f
  • beige

  • Category: Category:fr:Colors -

    German

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » fr|de Inter: term » beige|lang=fr

    Adjective

    Inter: head » de|adjective
  • beige

    Related terms

    * Beige

  • Category: Category:de:Colors -

    Luxembourgish

    Adjective

    Inter: head » lb|adjective
  • beige

  • Category: Category:lb:Colors -

    Spanish

    Adjective

    Inter: es-adj » pl=beige
  • beige

  • Category: Category:es:Colors -

    Swedish

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: a » Swedish Inter: IPAchar » /beːɧ/|lang=sv or Inter: IPAchar » /bɛːɧ/|lang=sv

    Etymology

    Attested from 1895. From French Inter: term » beige||beige|lang=fr. The slang definition is likely assoiated to the perceived blandness of the color.

    Adjective

    Inter: head » sv|adjective
    Inter: sv-adj-reg » beige|beigt|beig|beige|beige|beig|beig|beig|beig
  • Beige.
    1. : Hon hade en lång, beige kappa på sig.
    2. : "She wore a long, beige coat."
    3. Inter: slang » lang=sv Boring, uninteresting, negative.
    4. : Din morsa är så jävla beige!
    5. : "Your mother is so goddamned dull."


    Translation: cs » beige
    Translation: de » beige
    Translation: et » beige
    Translation: el » beige
    Translation: fa » beige
    Translation: fr » beige
    Translation: ko » beige
    Translation: io » beige
    Translation: it » beige
    Translation: hu » beige
    Translation: my » beige
    Translation: nl » beige
    Translation: pl » beige
    Translation: pt » beige
    Translation: ro » beige
    Translation: ru » beige
    Translation: fi » beige
    Translation: sv » beige
    Translation: ta » beige
    Translation: tr » beige
    Translation: vi » beige
    Translation: zh » beige

  • Beige at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » beige

    German

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » fr|de Inter: term » beige|lang=fr

    Noun

    Inter: head » de|noun|g=n
  • beige

    Related terms

    * beige

  • Category: Category:de:Colors -
    Translation: et » Beige
    Translation: fr » Beige
    Translation: io » Beige
    Translation: it » Beige
    Translation: mg » Beige
    Translation: nl » Beige
    Translation: pl » Beige
    Translation: ru » Beige
    Translation: zh » Beige

    bēigé at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Mandarin==

    Romanization

    Inter: cmn-pinyi » n
  • Inter: pinyin reading of » 杯葛