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auburn

adjective uk   /ˈɔː.bən/  us   /ˈɑː.bɚn/
(of hair) reddish-brown in colour: auburn-haired
auburn
noun [U] uk   us  
Translations of “auburn”
in Arabic أسمر مِحمِرّ…
in Korean 고동색…
in Malaysian aubum…
in Turkish kestane rengi, kızıla çalan kahverengi…
in Italian fulvo…
in Chinese (Traditional) (頭髮)紅褐色的…
in Russian темно-рыжий…
in Polish kasztanowy…
in Vietnamese màu nâu vàng…
in Spanish Marrón Claro…
in Portuguese acaju…
in Thai สีน้ำตาลแดง…
in Catalan castany rogenc…
in Japanese 赤褐色の, とび色の…
in Indonesian pirang…
in Chinese (Simplified) (头发)红褐色的,赭色的…
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