What does Azure mean?

Azure meaning in General Dictionary

To color blue

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  • The lapis lazuli
  • sky-blue resembling the obvious blue color of the unclouded sky cerulean in addition cloudless
  • of a deep somewhat purplish blue color similar to that of an obvious October sky
  • color azure
  • a light tone of blue
  • Sky-blue; resembling the clear blue color of the unclouded sky; cerulean; also, cloudless.
  • The lapis lazuli.
  • The obvious blue colour of the sky; additionally, a pigment or dye of this color.
  • The blue vault above; the unclouded sky.
  • A blue shade, represented in engraving by horizontal synchronous outlines.
  • To color blue.

Azure meaning in Names Dictionary

Sky-blue.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Female


Azure meaning in Law Dictionary

term used in heraldry, signifying blue.


Azure meaning in Etymology Dictionary

early 14c., from Old French azur, asur, a shade title, from an untrue split of Arabic (al)-lazaward "lapis lazuli," like the -l- had been the French article l'. The Arabic name's from Persian lajward, from Lajward, someplace in Turkestan, mentioned by Marco Polo, where in fact the rock ended up being gathered.


Azure meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Sky-blue; resembling the clear blue colour of the unclouded sky; cerulean; also, cloudless.

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  • (letter.) The lapis lazuli.
  • (n.) The obvious blue colour of the sky; also, a pigment or dye of this shade.
  • (n.) The blue vault above; the unclouded sky.
  • (n.) A blue shade, represented in engraving by horizontal parallel lines.
  • (v. t.) To color blue.

Sentence Examples with the word Azure

Blue, hyacinthine, and dark azure or dark brown respectively.

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