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couleur

English translation of couleur

color

The French word 'couleur' is used in the same context as the English word 'color'. It can refer to the various shades seen by the eye, such as red, blue, yellow, green, etc. It can be used in different contexts such as describing the color of clothes, rooms, hair, eyes, etc. In French, if you want to specify the color of an object, you generally use the construction 'de + color', for instance, 'un chapeau de couleur rouge' which translates to 'a red hat'.


Example sentences using: couleur

J'aime la couleur de vos yeux

English translation of J'aime la couleur de vos yeux

I love the color of your eyes

This is a romantic phrase a person might use to compliment someone else. It uses 'couleur' to refer to the color of someone's eyes.

La couleur de ma voiture est bleu

English translation of La couleur de ma voiture est bleu

The color of my car is blue

This phrase is stating the color of the speaker's car. 'Couleur' is used here to refer to the color of an object.

La couleur de son t-shirt est rouge

English translation of La couleur de son t-shirt est rouge

The color of his t-shirt is red

In this sentence, the speaker is describing the color of someone else's clothing. 'Couleur' implies the color of the item in discussion.

Cette couleur de cheveux lui va bien

English translation of Cette couleur de cheveux lui va bien

This hair color suits him/her well

This sentence expresses that a particular hair color looks good on someone. Here, 'couleur' is used to refer to hair color.

La couleur du ciel est bleu

English translation of La couleur du ciel est bleu

The color of the sky is blue

The speaker is using 'couleur' to describe the color of the sky.

La couleur du soleil est jaune

English translation of La couleur du soleil est jaune

The color of the sun is yellow

The speaker is describing the color of the sun. 'Couleur' is utilized to signify the color of the natural element.

J'aimerais changer la couleur de mes cheveux

English translation of J'aimerais changer la couleur de mes cheveux

I would like to change my hair color

This sentence expresses the speaker's wish to change their hair color. In this context, the term 'couleur' refers to the color of hair.

La couleur de son sac à main correspond à ses chaussures

English translation of La couleur de son sac à main correspond à ses chaussures

The color of her handbag matches her shoes

In this sentence, 'couleur' is used to point out a color match between two items of a person's outfit.

Elle utilise une couleur différente pour chaque paragraphe

English translation of Elle utilise une couleur différente pour chaque paragraphe

She uses a different color for each paragraph

The term 'couleur' in this context refers to the color used for text in written or digital documents.

La couleur des feuilles change en automne

English translation of La couleur des feuilles change en automne

The color of the leaves change in autumn

In this phrase, 'couleur' is used to talk about the changing colors of leaves during the fall season.

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