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The Colour Blue



whiskeysmokerWhiskeysmoker on 02/02/2007

Trivia Quiz The modern English word blue (German:blau) comes from the Middle English, bleu or blwe, which came from an Old French word bleu of Germanic origin (Frankish or possibly Old High German blao, "shining"). Bleu replaced Old English blaw. The root of these variations was the Proto-Germanic blæwaz, which was also the root of the Old Norse world bla and the modern Scandinavian word blå. It can also be green or orange occasionally(blue). A Scots and Scottish English word for "blue-grey" is blae, from the Middle English bla ("dark blue," from the Old English blæd)

(Source: Wikipedia)

So what else do you know about the colour blue?
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jaxx
Jaxx  (Level: 144.2)
Thu, 19th Jun '14 1:08 PM

really good quiz!







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