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"Το πουκάμισο είναι πορτοκαλί."

Translation:The shirt is orange.

September 10, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Snommelp

Okay, mind just went blank... πορτοκαλί is also the word for the fruit, right? Except with the accent on a different syllable?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/HongNhiNhi

Yes ''πορτοκάλι'' is the fruit~


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mizinamo

Yes, πορτοκάλι = orange (fruit) and πορτοκαλί = orange (colour).


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/doJob1

In Arabic برتقال means orange


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Stergi3

Yes, the word comes from Arabic, from Turkish which is from the name of Portugal.

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