Lojban/Colours

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  • gusni illumine `light'
    • Rafsi: gus, gu'i
    • Definition: x1 [energy] is light/illumination illuminating x2 from light source x3
    • Notes: x3 illuminates/lights x2 with light/illumination x1; x2 is lit/illuminated by illumination x1 from source x3 (= selgu'i for reordered places); light/lamp (= tergu'i) See also dirce, manku, solri, carmi, ctino, kantu.
  • viska see `vision'
    • Rafsi: vis, vi'a
    • Definition: x1 sees/views/perceives visually x2 under conditions x3
    • Notes: Also (adjective:) x1 is visual; x3 can include ambient lighting, background, etc. which may affect what is perceived; note that English "see" often means "look" or a more generic "observe", or even "understand, know". See also catlu, jvinu, kanla, minra, simlu, djuno, jimpe, zgana, ganse.
  • catlu look
    • Rafsi: cta
    • Definition: x1 looks at/examines/views/inspects/regards/watches/gazes at x2
    • Notes: Also look through (= grecta, ravycta, bacycta); note that English "look" often means a more generic "observe". See also jvinu, minra, simlu, viska, lanli, zgana, setca, viska.
  • jvinu view
    • Rafsi: vin, ji'u
    • Definition: x1 is the view/scene/panorama/sight/prospect of x2 (object/location) from point-of-view x3
    • Notes: Also x1 is on display to x2/x3. See also catlu, kanla, viska, canko, jarco.
  • manku dark
    • Rafsi: man
    • Definition: x1 is dark/lacking in illumination
    • Notes: (cf. blabi, gusni, ctino; use kandi or xekri with colors, ctino)
  • ctino shadow `shade'
    • Rafsi: ti'o
    • Definition: x1 is a shadow/the shade of object x2, made by light/energy source x3
    • Notes: See also manku, gusni.
  • skari color
    • Rafsi: ska
    • Definition: x1 is/appears to be of color/hue x2 as perceived/seen by x3 under conditions x4
    • Notes: Conditions may include lighting, background, etc.. See also blanu, bunre, cicna, cinta, crino, grusi, narju, nukni, pelxu, xunre, zirpu, carmi, kandi, xekri, blabi.
  • xekri black
    • Rafsi: xek, xe'i
    • Definition: x1 is black/extremely dark-colored [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also blabi, grusi, manku, skari, xekri, kandi, carmi, blanu, bunre, cicna, crino, narju, nukni, pelxu, xunre, zirpu.
  • blabi white
    • Rafsi: lab
    • Definition: x1 is white/very-light colored [color adjective]
    • Notes: Pale forms of other colors are a compound of white; e.g. pink (= labyxu'e, xunblabi) (whereas kandi is used for pale = dimness, lack of intensity). See also skari, xekri, grusi, kandi, manku, carmi, bakri, blanu, bunre, cicna, crino, narju, nukni, pelxu, xunre, zirpu.
  • grusi gray
    • Rafsi: rus
    • Definition: x1 is gray [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi.
  • xunre red
    • Rafsi: xun, xu'e
    • Definition: x1 is red/crimson/ruddy [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi, nukni, narju, rozgu, zirpu.
  • pelxu yellow
    • Rafsi: pel
    • Definition: x1 is yellow/golden [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi, narju, solji.
  • crino green
    • Rafsi: ri'o
    • Definition: x1 is green/verdant [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi, cicna.
  • blanu blue
    • Rafsi: bla
    • Definition: x1 is blue [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, zirpu, kandi, carmi, cicna.
  • bunre brown
    • Rafsi: bur, bu'e
    • Definition: x1 is brown/tan [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi.
  • cicna cyan
    • Rafsi: (none)
    • Definition: x1 is cyan/turquoise/greenish-blue [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi, crino, blanu.
  • narju orange
    • Rafsi: naj
    • Definition: x1 is orange [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi, xunre, pelxu, solji.
  • nukni magenta `fuchsin'
    • Rafsi: nuk
    • Definition: x1 is magenta/fuchsia/purplish-red [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi, xunre, zirpu.
  • zirpu purple
    • Rafsi: zir, zi'u
    • Definition: x1 is purple/violet [color adjective]
    • Notes: See also skari, blabi, xekri, kandi, carmi, nukni, blanu, xunre.