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Pronunciation of Magenta: Learn how to pronounce Magenta in English correctly

Learn how to say Magenta correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word magenta:

noun
a deep purplish red that is the complementary colour of green and, with yellow and cyan, forms a set of primary colours
(as adjective) ⇒ a magenta filter
another name for fuchsin
Word Origin
C19: named after Magenta, Italy, alluding to the blood shed in a battle there (1859)
Example Sentences Including ‘magenta’

And magenta , rose, flame red, indigo and aquamarine and a hundred other colours.
Zindell, David THE BROKEN GOD
I had forgotten to collect seeds from the lychnis at Home Farm before I left and I missed the felty foliage and violent magenta flowers.
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2002)
It changes from green to gold on the R50 and R100 notes, and from magenta to green on the R200 note.
SA STAR (2005)
It’s what’s made my own Dutch Blue Error the equal of the black and magenta.
Tapply, William G THE DUTCH BLUE ERROR
No, these here,’ she motioned the magenta hat towards the small pyramids, `these is all sex aids.
Christina Jones TICKLED PINK (2002)
Photos can be taken against painted backdrops (a magenta Parliament).
INDIA TODAY (1999)
She wore a chemise made from fine, gauzy white silk, bound in magenta.
MISC (1998)
The flower colours vary from white through to soft pink to magenta and purple.
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2002)
These are red, green and blue, and their complementary opposites cyan, magenta and yellow.
Freeman, Michael COLLINS COMPLETE GUIDE TO PHOTOGRAPHY