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
Cornflower
Violet
2 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of red is also a type of drink.
Wine red
Lemonade red
Beer red
3 of 29Pick your answer!
This is a yellowish-green color with a weird name.
Cyan
Cinnabar
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.
Celtic
Dandelion
Fuchsia
6 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of blue is also the name of an English college.
Oxford
Cambridge
Manchester
7 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of green can taste amazing on a pizza.
Olive
Pepperoni
Pineapple
8 of 29Pick your answer!
This color looks like peach, but is named after something you can find in the ocean.
Shark
Sandy
Coral
9 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of green is also a popular gum flavor.
Watermelon
Berry
Mint
10 of 29Pick your answer!
This is a bright shade of red named after a car.
Camaro
Ferrari
Lamborghini
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.
Vibrant
Viridian
Verte
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.
Walnut
Peanut
Pistachio
15 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of orange is also the name of an owl.
Eagle
Tawny
Hedwig
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.
Iris
Artemis
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.
Amaranth
Rust
Coquelicot
20 of 29Pick your answer!
This green color reflects the outer surface of a certain fruit.
Honeydew
Avocado
Apple
21 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade is a little darker than normal oranges.
Peach orange
Burnt orange
Mango orange
22 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of blue is named after a branch of the military.
Guardian blue
Army blue
Air Force blue
23 of 29Pick your answer!
This golden color is named after a flower.
Marigold
Daffodil
Buttercup
24 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of red has both religious and avian ties.
Cardinal
Royal
Bishop
25 of 29Pick your answer!
This shade of green should be worn on St. Patrick's Day.
Scottish
Shamrock
Elven
26 of 29Pick your answer!
This is similar to the color of straw.
Flax
Aureolin
Lemon chiffon
27 of 29Pick your answer!
This color is usually used to describe the sky.
Azure
Powder
Cobalt
28 of 29Pick your answer!
This color shares its name with one of the best drinks ever.
Monster
Coffee
Tea
29 of 29Pick your answer!
This color shares a name with what once was the Eastern Roman Empire.
Grecian
Persian
Byzantine
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