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Japanese translation of “black”

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black

noun
 
/blæk/
A2 the colour of the sky on a dark night
黒, 黒色
She always dresses in black.
be in the black If your bank account is in the black, it contains some money.
(経済が)黒字である
in black and white printed in a book, newspaper, or official document
印刷されて, 文書にして
Look at the contract – it’s all there in black and white.
Translations of “black”
in Korean 검정색…
in Arabic أسْوَد…
in French noir, Noir, Noire…
in Italian nero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顏色, 黑色的, 黑的…
in Russian черный цвет, негр…
in Turkish siyah, zenci…
in Polish czerń, czarnoskór-y/a, Murzyn/ka…
in Spanish negro…
in Portuguese preto…
in German das Schwarz, der/die Schwarze…
in Catalan negre…
in Chinese (Simplified) 颜色, 黑色的, 黑的…
(Definition of black noun from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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