- The definition of azure is a light, purplish blue color.
An example of azure is the sky on a clear day.
A lighthouse set against an azure sky.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: Middle English asur ; from Old French azur (with omission of initial l-, as if l'azur) ; from Arabic lāzaward ; from Persian lāzhuward, lapis lazuli
- sky blue or any similar blue color
- Old Poet. the blue sky
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- a. A light purplish-blue.b. Heraldry The color blue.
- The blue sky.
Origin: Middle English, from Old French azur, from Medieval Latin azura, from Arabic al-lāzaward, the azure : al-, the + lāzaward, azure (from Persian lājward, lapis lazuli).
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