How to Say Purple in Different Languages

Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Greek, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Other, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Welsh

Here’s how to say purple in different languages:

Chinese –  zǐ (紫)

Danish – lilla

Dutch – paars

Finnish – purppura

French – pourpre

German –  violett

Greek – móv (μωβ)

Haitian Creole – violèt

Icelandic – purpurarauður

Irish – corcra

Italian – porpora

Japanese – murasaki (紫)

Norwegian – lilla

Portuguese – roxo

Russian – fioletovyĭ (фиолетовый)

Purple sky over St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow, Russia
Purple sky over St. Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow, Russia – art.com

Spanish – morado

Swedish – violett

Vietnamese – tím

Welsh – porffor