Quiz: Can You Name These 29 Obscure Colors?

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A quiz on the various obscure names of various obscure colors, such as Oxford blue and cardinal red. Can you get them all?

 Nov 23, 2017
1 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of blue is named after a certain flower.
Forget-me-not
Violet
Cornflower
2 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of red is also a type of drink.
Beer red
Wine red
Lemonade red
3 of 29Pick your answer!
This is a yellowish-green color with a weird name.
Cinnabar
Cyan
Chartreuse
4 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of orange is also named after a fruit.
Raspberry
Apricot
Grape
5 of 29Pick your answer!
This bright, purple color gets its name from a plant.
Dandelion
Fuchsia
Celtic
6 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of blue is also the name of an English college.
Manchester
Cambridge
Oxford
7 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of green can taste amazing on a pizza.
Olive
Pineapple
Pepperoni
8 of 29Pick your answer!
This color looks like peach, but is named after something you can find in the ocean.
Coral
Shark
Sandy
9 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of green is also a popular gum flavor.
Mint
Watermelon
Berry
10 of 29Pick your answer!
This is a bright shade of red named after a car.
Camaro
Lamborghini
Ferrari
11 of 29Pick your answer!
This color may also match what your table's made out of.
Mahogany
Maple
Oak
12 of 29Pick your answer!
Listed as a shade of blue, this color's name comes from the Latin for green.
Verte
Vibrant
Viridian
13 of 29Pick your answer!
This color is also a type of spice.
Turmeric
Cinnamon
Saffron
14 of 29Pick your answer!
This is a nutty shade of green.
Peanut
Pistachio
Walnut
15 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of orange is also the name of an owl.
Eagle
Hedwig
Tawny
16 of 29Pick your answer!
The name of this shade of yellow is almost poetic.
Sunglow
Sunflower
Golden brown
17 of 29Pick your answer!
This color is also the name of a Greek goddess.
Artemis
Iris
Persephone
18 of 29Pick your answer!
This pinkish color is also delicious as sushi.
Shrimp
Tuna
Salmon
19 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of red also shows the deterioration of metal.
Coquelicot
Rust
Amaranth
20 of 29Pick your answer!
This green color reflects the outer surface of a certain fruit.
Apple
Honeydew
Avocado
21 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade is a little darker than normal oranges.
Peach orange
Mango orange
Burnt orange
22 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of blue is named after a branch of the military.
Air Force blue
Guardian blue
Army blue
23 of 29Pick your answer!
This golden color is named after a flower.
Daffodil
Marigold
Buttercup
24 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of red has both religious and avian ties.
Bishop
Royal
Cardinal
25 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of green should be worn on St. Patrick's Day.
Elven
Scottish
Shamrock
26 of 29Pick your answer!
This is similar to the color of straw.
Lemon chiffon
Flax
Aureolin
27 of 29Pick your answer!
This color is usually used to describe the sky.
Powder
Azure
Cobalt
28 of 29Pick your answer!
This color shares its name with one of the best drinks ever.
Coffee
Tea
Monster
29 of 29Pick your answer!
This color shares a name with what once was the Eastern Roman Empire.
Persian
Grecian
Byzantine
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