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A-Z Colors

Updated on April 20, 2013

A-Z Colors

Colors are everywhere in our world. Each shade is unique and we don't even have names for all the different shades that we see. Although humans can only see a small spectrum of light from a huge range this is where all the colors we see come from. Here is an alphabetical list of colors, at least one color for every letter. Ordinary and extraordinarily, colors of every shade. Any suggestions to add, please tell me in the comments at the bottom. Please enjoy!

How this lens came about...

I was bored during a very long road trip, so my children and I decided to amuse ourselves by picking a category and listing something from that category for all the leters of the alphbet. We completed this for many different topics, so keep a look out for those lenses coming out soon too. And we'd appreciate the help if you could help add more. Our goal is at least 5 for each letter.

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The Letter A

Colors starting with the letter A

  • Alabaster

  • Aquamarine

  • Aqua

  • Amethyst

  • Amber

  • Alice blue

  • Alizarin

  • Amaranth

  • Apricot

  • Army green

  • Asparagus

  • Atomic tagerine

  • Auburn

  • Azure

  • Apple

The letter B

Colors starting with the letter B

  • Black
  • Blue
  • Brown
  • Blood red
  • Burgandy
  • Beige
  • Baby Blue
  • Bronze
  • Bistre
  • Bue-green
  • Blue-violet
  • Bondi blue
  • Brass
  • Bright pink
  • Bright blue
  • Bright green
  • Bright-ect.
  • Brillian rose
  • Buff
  • Burnt orange
  • Burnt sienna
  • Burnt umber
  • Byzantium- purple

One of the most famous color creators....

Crayola

The letter C

Colors starting with the letter C

  • Creme
  • Camouflage green
  • Caput Mortuum
  • Cardinal red
  • Carmine
  • Carnation pink
  • Carolina Blue
  • Carrot orange
  • Celadon
  • Cerise
  • Cerulean blue
  • Chartreuse
  • Cherry blossom
  • Chestnut
  • Chocolate
  • Cinnabar
  • Cinnamon
  • Colbalt
  • Columbia Blue
  • Copper
  • Copper rose
  • Coral
  • Coral red
  • Corn
  • Cornflower blue
  • Cosmic latte
  • Crimson
  • Cyan

The letter D

Colors starting with the letter D

  • Dark blue
  • Dark brown
  • Dark coral
  • Dark-ect.
  • Deep fuchsia
  • Deep lilac
  • Deep peach
  • Deep-ect.
  • Denim
  • Dodge blue

Melissa & Doug Finger Paint Set (4 pcs) - Red, Yellow, Blue, Green
Melissa & Doug Finger Paint Set (4 pcs) - Red, Yellow, Blue, Green

Four vibrant finger paints in 3.5 ounce jars with screw-on lids. Washable. Non-Toxic. Blue Red Yellow Green

 
35 Piece Oil Painters Art Set Has All The Essentials And Makes A Great Gift
35 Piece Oil Painters Art Set Has All The Essentials And Makes A Great Gift

This oil painting art set offers appeal to a range of artistic skills with its large selection of colors and carefully selected accessory components. Manufactured by the Royal Langnickel Company, the parts include 26 tubes of oil paints, 4 white bristle brushes, 2 drawing pencils, a pencil sharpener, an eraser and a 6-well plastic palette. All 35 components are nestled inside a handsome hinged wood case with dovetailed corners, snap locks and a comfortable handle. The lid opens flat for easy access. In addition to the quality materials inside, the set has a colorful sleeve and clear overwrap and makes an exciting presentation gift. Best of all, we are able to offer a substantial discount from the manufacturer's list price. For hundreds more craft, art and hobby products be sure to visit our National Artcraft Storefront. We have the creative component you need.

 
FantaSea Cosmetics 10 pcs. Acrylic Nail Art Paint Set 0.35 oz. ea. by Nail Powder
FantaSea Cosmetics 10 pcs. Acrylic Nail Art Paint Set 0.35 oz. ea. by Nail Powder

Acrylic Nails Paint Colors, 0.35 oz. ea. (Black, Dark Blue, Green, Red, Silver, White, Yellow, Gold, Sky Green, Sky Blue). From FantaSea Cosmetics.

 

The letter E

Colors starting with the letter E

  • Ecru
  • Egyptian Blue
  • Electric blue
  • Electric green
  • Electric indigo
  • Electric-ect.
  • Emerald
  • Eggplant

The letter F

Colors starting with the letter F

  • Falu red
  • Fern green
  • Firebrick
  • Flax
  • Forest green
  • French Rose
  • Fuchsia
  • Fuschia pink
  • Fandango -purple
  • Federal -blue
  • Flame

The letter G

Colors starting with the letter G

  • Gamboge
  • Gold
  • Golden Brown
  • Golden Yellow
  • Goldenrod
  • Grey-asparagus
  • Green
  • Grey

The letter H

Colors starting with the letter H

  • Han purple
  • Harequin
  • Heliotrope
  • Hollywood Cerise
  • Hot magenta
  • Hot Pink
  • Hunter -yellow
  • Hans - blue
  • Honeydew- yellow

The letter I

Colors starting with the letter I

  • Indigo
  • International Klein boue
  • International orange
  • Islamic green
  • Ivory
  • Ice white
  • Iridescent blue
  • Iridescent pink
  • Iridescent-ect.
  • Indian red

The letter J

Colors starting with the letter J

  • Jade

The letter K

Colors starting with the letter K

  • Kelly green
  • Khaki

The letter L

Colors starting with the letter L

  • Lavander
  • Lavender blue
  • Lavender blush
  • Lavender grey
  • Lavender-ect.
  • Lawn green
  • Lemon
  • Lemon chiffon
  • Light blue
  • Light pink
  • Light green
  • Light-ect.
  • Lilac
  • Lime green
  • Linen
  • Lion-yellow

The letter M

Colors starting with the letter M

  • Magenta
  • Magic mint
  • Magnolia
  • Malachite
  • Maroon
  • Maya blue
  • Mauve
  • Mauve Taupe
  • Medium blue
  • Medium carmine
  • Medium-ect.
  • Mint green
  • Midnight blue
  • Misty rose
  • Moss green
  • Mountbatten pink
  • Mustard
  • Myrtle
  • Mahogany
  • Melon
  • Mulberry

The letter N

Colors starting with the letter N

  • Navy blue
  • Navajo white

The letter O

Colors starting with the letter O

  • Ochre
  • Office green
  • Old Gold
  • Old Lace
  • Old Lavender
  • Old rose
  • Olive
  • Olive drab
  • Olivine
  • Orange
  • Orange peel
  • Orange red
  • Orchid
  • Oxford blue

The letter P

Colors starting with the letter P

  • Pale blue
  • Pale carmine
  • Pale chestnut
  • Pale-ect.
  • Papaya whip
  • Pastel green
  • Pastel pink
  • Pastel-ect
  • Peach
  • Peach-orange
  • Peach-yellow
  • Pear
  • Periwinkle
  • Persian blue
  • Persian green
  • Persian-ect.
  • Persimmon
  • Pine green
  • Pink
  • Pink-orange
  • Platinum
  • Plum
  • Powder blue
  • Puce
  • Prussian blue
  • Psychedelic purple
  • Pumpkin
  • Purple
  • Purple-blue
  • Purple Taupe
  • Pansy- purple
  • Phlox- purple

The letter Q

Colors starting with the letter Q

  • Quartz

The letter R

Colors starting with the letter R

  • Raw umber
  • Razzmatazz
  • Red
  • Red-violet
  • Rich carmine
  • Robin egg blue
  • Rose
  • Rose Madder
  • Rose taupe
  • Rolay purple
  • Ruby
  • Russet
  • Rust
  • Royal Blue

The letter S

Colors starting with the letter S

  • Safety orange
  • Saffron
  • Salmon
  • Sandy brown
  • Sangria
  • Sapphire
  • Scarlet
  • School bus yellow
  • Sea green
  • Seashell
  • Selective yellow
  • Sepia
  • Shamrock green
  • Shocking pink
  • Silver
  • Sky blue
  • Slate grey
  • Smalt
  • Spring bud
  • Spring green
  • Steel blue

The letter T

Colors starting with the letter T

  • Tan
  • Tangerine
  • Tangerine yellow
  • Taupe
  • Tea green
  • Tea rose
  • Teal
  • Tenne
  • Terra cotta
  • Thistle
  • Tomato
  • Turquoise
  • Tyrain purple

My favorite color is...

My favorite color is.....

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The letter U

Colors starting with the letter U

  • Ultramarine
  • United Nations blue

The letter V

Colors starting with the letter V

  • Vegas gold
  • Vermilion
  • Violet
  • Viridian
  • Verdigris- green

The letter W

Colors starting with the letter W

  • Wheat
  • White
  • Wisteria
  • Winter grey

The letter X

Colors starting with the letter X

  • Xanthic

The letter Y

Colors starting with the letter Y

  • Yellow
  • Yellow-green
  • Yellow-red
  • Yale blue

The letter Z

Colors starting with the letter Z

  • Zinnwaldite
  • Zaffre -blue

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      cooloak 15 months ago

      xanadu and urobilin

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      Hajra 2 years ago

      Rubbish so unhelpfull

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      skye davidson 2 years ago

      i like scarlett

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      Hananh 2 years ago

      Dbbzjfbksns

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      james pasteur 2 years ago

      I like magenta

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      anonymous 3 years ago

      this is so cool there is so many colors and so much more that I couldn't even imagine I look forward to studying all of them and I'm not trying to sound annoying but my friend is a color expert and its starting to get really annoying so I thought might as well beat the expert. Okay I get I am being annoying but lately she has really been on my nerves she even went to mocking jay without me and with are other friend; see my point here

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      Ha_ha_LOL 3 years ago

      Another colour you could add silver

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      This helped me with a super hard hw

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      @anonymous: It helped me with my homework.

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Is there anymore colours?

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      anonymous 4 years ago

      Thanks this really helped me prove a friend wrong

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      wecomparebooks 4 years ago

      Fascinating stuff here! Great lens

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      For X there is Xanthic. Yeah. Also, I believe Amethyst is purple.

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      funmomofmany 5 years ago

      Wow! What a list! I love it. I couldn't think of any you didn't mention already. And, very neat game for travelling. Thanks for sharing!

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      these colors are awesome! whenever i need to look up colors, i will look here :)

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Hi

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      koolmom lm 5 years ago

      @anonymous: Thank you. It should be fixed now!

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      quartz

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      awesome my gran wanted me to write out some colours this helped :)

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      I foud on where L was, it said the list was for K

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      nice listing for all the different color names, enjoyed it.

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Shades of purple: Byzantium, Fandango, Mulberry, Phlox, Pansy Purple

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Shades of orange: alloy orange, bittersweet, flame, lion, mahogany, melon, sunset, tangelo

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Shades of green: apple, green-yellow, honeydew, hunter, jungle, verdigris

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Shades of blue: Federal, Glaucous, Han, Oxford, Royal, Yale, Zaffre

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Orange-brown

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Wow! I never knew so many colours existed. I'm really impressed with this. Keep up d good work

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      wayne_luvinlife 6 years ago

      My little girl loves colors, her favorite changes at least once a week, but she always has a favorite. There were quite a few colors listed that I'm not familiar with but that what learning is about. thank you for the lens!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Great to hear again from somebode talking about stuff like this and giving us some nice reading

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      rasspizday 7 years ago

      The above articles is very impressive, and I really enjoyed reading your blog and points that you expressed. I love to come back on a regular basis,post more on the subject.

      Thanks for sharing...keep writing!!!

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      tandemonimom lm 8 years ago

      Wow, LOTS I had never heard of, and I can't think of a single one to add! Fun lens, 5*!