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"Cha toil leam gorm idir."

Translation:I don't like blue at all.

March 25, 2020

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

How come gorm could be either blue or green?


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

The same way that English red can be either blood-colour or the colour of red ink (dearg in Gaelic) or red-hair/fox-fur/copper colour (ruadh in Gaelic) – it signifies two completely different colours.

Different languages just have different boundaries on the colour spectrum that they place between different words for colours.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SrGI2aed

Different languages divide the colour spectrum up in different ways. The tips in Colours give a bit of an explanation: https://duome.eu/tips/en/gd

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