saxe blue

noun, often capitalized S \ˈsaks-\
variants: less commonly


Definition of saxe blue



  1. :  a grayish blue that is redder and paler than electric, greener and slightly lighter than copenhagen, redder, lighter, and stronger than Gobelin, and greener, lighter, and stronger than old china

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Origin and Etymology of saxe blue

French Saxe Saxony

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