Colors in Russian

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прозра́чный [pra-zrách-nyî] Adjective
transparent
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бордо́вый [bar-dó-vyî] Adjective
burgundy (color), vinous
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серебри́стый [see-reeb-rées-tyî] Adjective
silvery, silver (color)
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чёрный [chyór-nyî] Adjective
black
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кори́чневый [ka-réech-nee-vyî] Adjective
brown
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золоти́стый [za-la-tées-tyî] Adjective
golden, goldish
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фиоле́товый [fee-a-lyé-ta-vyi] Adjective
violet, purple
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сире́невый [see-ryé-nee-vyi] Adjective
lavender, lilac (color)
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си́ний [sée-neei] Adjective
dark blue
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кра́сный [krás-nyi] Adjective
red
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се́рый [syé-ryi] Adjective
gray, dull
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зелёный [zee-lyó-nyi] Adjective
green
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жёлтый [zhól-tyi] Adjective
yellow
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бирюзо́вый [bee-ryu-zó-vyi] Adjective
turquoise (color)
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голубо́й [ga-lu-bói] Adjective
blue, pale blue
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бе́лый [byé-lyi] Adjective
white
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ора́нжевый [a-rán-zhe-vyi] Adjective
orange (color)
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бле́дный [blyéd-nyi] Adjective
pale, pallid, insipid, colourless

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