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hue

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Etymology

Old English hīew

Noun

hue (plural: hues)

  1. Color or shade of color; tint; dye.
    livid with the hue of death
    Mary W. Shelley
  2. Character; aspect.
  3. The characteristic related to the light frequency that appears in the color; It can be, from lower to higher wave frequencies, respectively: red, yellow, green, Cyan or blue. In digital arts, in HSV color, it's used together with saturation and value.

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Danish

Noun

hue

  1. cap

Hawaiian

Etymology

Common Polynesian

Noun

hue

  1. gourd

Maori

Noun

hue

  1. gourd (plant)

Norwegian

Noun

hue

  1. cap
  2. head (dialect)

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