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How to say Purple In Japanese?

KanjiHiraganaKatakana
紫むらさきムラサキ
Pronunciation: murasaki
How to Say It Outloud: moo-rah-sah-kee
Usage: Commonly used to describe the color purple.
Example Sentence Japanese:私は紫色の花が好きです。
Example Sentence English:I like purple flowers.

Dictionary

紫むらさきCommon wordjlpt-n2
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • purple; violet
Noun
  • purple gromwell (Lithospermum erythrorhizon); red gromwell; red-root gromwell
Noun
  • soy sauce
Wikipedia definition
  • Purple
紫色むらさきいろCommon word
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • purple; violet
此の糸このいと
Noun
  • purple; violet
パープルパープルCommon word
Noun
  • purple
紫紺しこん
Noun
  • dark purple; bluish purple
紅色硫黄細菌こうしょくいおうさいきん
Noun
  • purple sulfur bacteria; purple sulphur bacteria
Wikipedia definition
  • Purple sulfur bacteria
朝顔貝あさがおがい
Noun
  • common purple snail (Janthina janthina); common purple sea snail; violet snail; purple bubble raft snail; janthina
深紫ふかむらさき
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • deep purple
貝紫色かいむらさきいろ
Noun
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
  • Tyrian purple; royal purple
Wikipedia definition
  • Tyrian purple
紫御殿むらさきごてん
Noun
  • wandering jew (Tradescantia pallida 'Purpurea'); purple secretia; purple-heart; purple queen
紫衣しえ
Noun
  • purple vestment (traditionally awarded by the imperial household); high-ranking priest's purple robe
紫馬簾菊むらさきばれんぎく
Noun
  • eastern purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea); purple coneflower
茄子紺なすこん
Noun
  • dusky purple; dark purple; eggplant color
こうし
Noun
  • crimson and purple; red-purple; magenta
紫電しでん
Noun
  • purple lightning; flash; swordflash
Wikipedia definition
  • Shiden
紫猿子むらさきましこ
Noun
  • purple finch (Carpodacus purpureus)
Wikipedia definition
  • Purple Finch
紫微垣しびえん
Noun
  • Purple Forbidden Enclosure (group of constellations in the northern sky associated with the emperor)
Wikipedia definition
  • Purple Forbidden enclosure
大紫おおむらさき
Noun
  • giant purple butterfly (species of nymphalid butterfly, Sasakia charonda)
Noun
  • Rhododendron oomurasaki (species of purple azalea)
Wikipedia definition
  • Sasakia charonda
赤玉葱あかたまねぎ
Noun
  • red onion; purple onion
Wikipedia definition
  • Red onion
紫綬褒章しじゅほうしょう
Noun
  • Medal of Honor with Purple Ribbon (awarded for scholarly or artistic achievement)

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