- azuela, mariano,
- azuero peninsula,
- azuki bean,
Origin of azure
Examples from the Web for azure
Per Pale means that the Shield is divided vertically with one half blue (Azure) and the other half red (Gules).
A light speck appeared on the horizon between the dark waters and the azure heaven.Peter Schlemihl|Adelbert von Chamisso
These vapours, moreover, alone clouded the purity of the azure above.King Candaules|Thophile Gautier
Errigal lifted his bold irregular outlines royally against an azure sky.Ireland Under Coercion (2nd ed.) (1 of 2) (1888)|William Henry Hurlbert
Word Origin for azure
early 14c., from Old French azur, asur, a color name, from a false separation of Arabic (al)-lazaward "lapis lazuli," as though the -l- were the French article l'. The Arabic name is from Persian lajward, from Lajward, a place in Turkestan, mentioned by Marco Polo, where the stone was collected.