"Două pere galbene."

Translation:Two yellow pears.

December 14, 2016

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/SebastienBaill

Was the choice of "galb" influenced by German "gelp"?

December 14, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Momzi

It comes from the latin "galbinus".

February 3, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/J.C.M.H.

And Latin galbinus gave French jaune.

April 16, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/PisuCat

To be honest, that's not the most surprising Latin -> French change I've seen.

January 7, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Beatles-Musician

It's gelb* in German though

March 14, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/FaizalZahid

I thought it was related to Italian "giallo", hence "yellow" too?

December 14, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/dieprinzessin

gelb

May 16, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/nahuatl1939

Gelb, not gelp.

June 14, 2017
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