Color Names: List of Colors/ Colours in English with Images

Color Names! Useful list of colors/ colours with examples and color images. Learn these names of colors to improve your vocabulary words in English. When talking about a variety of subjects, you may need to refer to a particular color. This could be true when talking about clothing, food or even the weather, for example ‘Look at those grey clouds in the sky!’ So you see, colors are everywhere and it is important to learn their English names so that you can effectively communicate.

In this section, you will be presented with the English names for a whole host of colors, giving you an expansion on your vocabulary as well as a new skill in being able to describe the colour of something and in turn, progress in your conversational skills.

Color Names

Color (American English) or colour (British English) is the characteristic of human visual perception described through color categories, with names such as red, blue, yellow, green, orange, or purple…

List of Colors/ Colours

  1. White
  2. Yellow
  3. Blue
  4. Red
  5. Green
  6. Black
  7. Brown
  8. Azure
  9. Ivory
  10. Teal
  11. Silver
  12. Purple
  13. Navy blue
  14. Pea green
  15. Gray
  16. Orange
  17. Maroon
  18. Charcoal
  19. Aquamarine
  20. Coral
  21. Fuchsia
  22. Wheat
  23. Lime
  24. Crimson
  25. Khaki
  26. Hot pink
  27. Magenta
  28. Olden
  29. Plum
  30. Olive
  31. Cyan

Color Images

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Color Names with Examples and Pictures

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White

Two blacks do not make a white.

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Yellow

Don’t park your car on double yellow lines.

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Blue

The sky is not less blue because the blind man does not see it.

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Red

Should I buy a red car or a blue car?

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Green

The color of leaves is green in summer.

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Black

The black ox has trod on his foot.

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Brown

Both my parents have curly brown hair.

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Azure

His eyes are azure.

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Ivory

My shirt is more ivory colour than white.

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Teal

Light yellow and light blue teal are good fog colors.

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Silver

Wisdom is better than gold or silver.

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Purple

His face turned purple with rage.

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Navy blue

You’re looking very nautical in your navy blue sweater.

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Pea green

She wears a pea green full – length skirt , which makes her look very lovely.

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Gray

Gray is intermediate between black and white.

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Orange

That’s a funny combo – pink and orange.

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Maroon

She wore black tights, and maroon socks that stuck up above her boots.

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Charcoal

Charcoal, navy or brown are more discreet than black or other colours.

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Aquamarine

Aquamarine is a pale tint between cyan and green.

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Coral

She was wearing a coral necklace.

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Fuchsia

The sky is glowing fuchsia, orange.

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Wheat

The fields were yellow with wheat.

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Lime

Lime is a color that is a shade of green, so named because it is a representation of the color of the citrus fruit called limes.

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Crimson

Crimson is her favourite color.

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Khaki

A guy in khaki shorts was carrying a video camera.

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Hot pink

Who is the woman dressed in hot pink?

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Magenta

Although it is summer, she is wearing magenta stockings and black shoes with delicate straps.

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Olden

The sun was surrounded by a golden haze.

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Plum

Plum is a deep purple color, such as that shown at right, which is a close representation of the average color of the plum fruit.

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Olive

The skirt she wears is olive.

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Cyan

Yellow and cyan produces green, and yellow and magenta produces red.

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Color Names | Color Images

Learn different color names in English with pencils.

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List of Colors | Video

Learn the names of colors video lesson with American English pronunciation.

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Alexis
Alexis
1 year ago

My color is black

MagentaDude
MagentaDude
1 year ago
Reply to  Alexis

Mine is magenta

Bern
Bern
1 year ago
Reply to  Alexis

What about turquoise? You don’t have that on the list

Diana
Diana
10 months ago
Reply to  Alexis

Mine is Black, too! 😁😁😁❤️❤️❤️

Jacob Shaw
Jacob Shaw
10 months ago
Reply to  Diana

fart

Preet Aaziaa
Preet Aaziaa
10 months ago
Reply to  Jacob Shaw

Does fart mean? is it any colour?

Lola teenquanza
Lola teenquanza
4 months ago
Reply to  Preet Aaziaa

Shut up, that’s just rude

neopolitan36
neopolitan36
8 months ago
Reply to  Jacob Shaw

stop being dumb

FRANCIS YAW DAAH
FRANCIS YAW DAAH
1 year ago

Are these all the colors you know

Gayatrhi
Gayatrhi
1 year ago

Hai andi uppal baalu

Bhavitha
Bhavitha
1 year ago
Reply to  Gayatrhi

Amma mundhu ni peru spelling nerchuko

Bhavitha
Bhavitha
1 year ago
Reply to  Bhavitha

Ranga ranga ranga buraaaaaanaaaaaaaaa

john
john
1 year ago
Reply to  Bhavitha

i agree. whatever u said.

DANIEL
DANIEL
1 year ago
Reply to  john

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john
john
1 year ago
Reply to  Gayatrhi

dumb

john
john
1 year ago
Reply to  john

lol

john
john
1 year ago
Reply to  Gayatrhi

what kind of words are those nuub

reee
reee
1 year ago
Reply to  john

says the one who spelled noob with u’s

Dawn
Dawn
1 year ago

Im perywinkle ❤️

neopolitan36
neopolitan36
8 months ago
Reply to  Dawn

no

Athanas Kkkk
Athanas Kkkk
1 year ago

Yellow and orange are so much confusing

neopolitan36
neopolitan36
8 months ago
Reply to  Athanas Kkkk

what are you two

S S
S S
1 year ago

My favourite
Color is Blue…

Diana
Diana
10 months ago
Reply to  S S

Mine is Black

neopolitan36
neopolitan36
8 months ago
Reply to  S S

at least you can spell “Color”
good job 🙂

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