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blue (color) (blue colors, chromatic colors, ... Color (Facet))

 

Note: Hue name for one of the three primary additive colors; that portion of the spectrum lying between green and violet, with a wavelength of about 420 to 490 nanometers, which is the shortest wavelength range of the three primary colors. The term may refer to any of this group of colors that vary in lightness and saturation. An example of blue color in nature is that of a clear sky during the day.
 
Terms:
blue (color) (preferred,C,U,LC,English-P,D,U,U)
bluish (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
blauw (kleur) (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
azul (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)
bleu (C,U,French-P,D,U,U)
blu (C,U,Italian-P,D,U,U)
Blau (C,U,German-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  D.DL

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Physical Attributes Facet
Physical Attributes Facet
Hierarchy of Color (Facet)
.... Color (Facet) (G)
Hierarchy of colors (hues or tints)
........ colors (hues or tints) (G)
Hierarchy of chromatic colors
............ chromatic colors (G)
Hierarchy of blue colors
................ blue colors (G)
Hierarchy of blue (color)
.................... blue (color) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Eén van de drie primaire additieve kleuren; dat deel van het spectrum dat zich bevindt tussen groen en violet, met een golflengte tussen ongeveer 420 en 490 nanometer, het kortste golflengtebereik van de drie primaire kleuren. De term kan verwijzen naar alle in helderheid en verzadiging variërende kleurschakeringen binnen deze groep kleuren. Voorbeelden van de kleur blauw in de natuur zijn de kleur van een heldere lucht overdag. 

Sources and Contributors:
azul............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred]
...........  Sanz y Gallego, Diccionario Akal del Color (2001) 127
Blau............  [VP]
...........  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
blauw (kleur)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
..........................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
bleu............  [VP]
...........  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
blu............  [VP]
...........  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
blue (color)............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  AATA database (2002-) 121102 checked 26 January 2012
.......................  Candidate term Candidate term - FDA - October 1988.
.......................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
.......................  Color: Universal Language and Dictionary (1976) A-14
.......................  RILA, Subject Headings (1975-1990)
bluish............  [VP]
.................  Color: Universal Language and Dictionary (1976) 2
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
............  AATA database (2002-) 121102 checked 26 January 2012
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... American Heritage Dictionary (1982) 190
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) "Primary colors," accessed 15 February 2007
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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