More than , words that aren't in our free dictionary Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes Advanced search features Ad free! This color is a representation of the color of pink amaranth flowers. Although this color is called "light pink", as can be ascertained by inspecting its hex code , it is actually a slightly deeper, not a lighter, tint of pink than the color pink itself. Blue, with its intimations of the Virgin Mary, constancy and faithfulness, was thought to be dainty.
The color piggy pink is a representation of the color of a pink pig. The color piggy pink was formulated by Crayola in The color was originally called pig pink , but later the name was changed to "piggy pink". The first recorded use of baby pink as a color name in English was in The source of this color is: In Western culture , baby pink is used to symbolize baby girls just as baby blue is often used to symbolize baby boys.
See the section Pink in gender in the main article on pink. This is a recent tradition, however, and until the s the convention was exactly the opposite: Spanish pink is the color that is called Rosa the Spanish word for "pink" in the Guía de coloraciones Guide to colorations by Rosa Gallego and Juan Carlos Sanz, a color dictionary published in that is widely popular in the Hispanophone realm.
The first recorded use of cameo pink as a color name in English was in The color cosmos pink is displayed at right. Cosmos pink color is Cosmos bipinnatus nuance. Displayed at the right is the color Fairy Tale , a soft pink color resembling typical fairy outfits in fiction. The first recorded use of cherry blossom pink as a color name in English was in Cherry blossom pink is an important color in Japanese culture. In the spring, the Japanese people gather to watch the cherry blossoms bloom during the Hanami festival.
Cherry blossom pink colored shirts are often worn to work on 15 September a day a few days before the beginning of spring in the Southern Hemisphere to celebrate "Cherry Blossom Day" in Brisbane, Australia. This is the color hot pink light on the Xona.
This pinkish tone of lavender, displayed at right, is the color designated as lavender in the list of Crayola crayon colors. The color cotton candy was formulated by Crayola in Displayed at right is the color carnation pink.
Carnation pink is a color that resembles the flower color of a carnation plant. The color as displayed here was formulated by Crayola in , and appears in Crayola's boxes of 16, 24, 32, 48, 64 and 96 colors. The first recorded use of carnation as a color name in English was in Baker-Miller Pink is a tone of pink that was originally created by mixing one gallon of pure white indoor latex paint with one pint of red trim semi-gloss outdoor paint.
The color is also known as Schauss pink , after Alexander Schauss' extensive research into the effects of the color on emotions and hormones, as well as P and Drunk-Tank Pink. Results of the use of this color to paint the interiors of correctional institutions has been mixed. Some prisoners have been calmed by the color, but others have been agitated and disturbed by it.
The color tickle me pink was formulated by Crayola in The name was created by Joslyn Davis when she won a Crayola competition. The color amaranth pink is displayed at right. This color is a representation of the color of pink amaranth flowers. The first recorded use of amaranth pink as a color name in English was in The source of this color is the Plochere Color System , a color system formulated in that is widely used by interior designers. The source of this color is the Plochere Color System, a color system formulated in that is widely used by interior designers.
The first recorded use of tango pink as a color name in English was in The first recorded use of Congo pink as a color name in English was in The color name New York pink for this dark tone of pink has been in use since , when it was promulgated as one of the colors on the Xona.
The color name solid pink for this extremely dark tone of pink has been in use since , when it was promulgated as one of the colors on the Xona.
Mountbatten pink , also called Plymouth pink ,  is a naval camouflage color, a grayish tone of mauve , invented by Louis Mountbatten of the British Royal Navy in autumn during World War II. Chilean pink color is a shade of Chilean pink flower Lapageria r. Displayed at right is the color called pink in Pantone. Mexican pink is a color that is used in clothing such as serapes and in the craft and fine art of traditional Mexican culture.
Mexican pink became known as such through the efforts of the journalist, painter, cartoonist and designer fashion Ramón Valdiosera in the mids. For more detailed information about this color, see the Spanish Wikipedia article on this color, which is called in Spanish rosa mexicano.
Pantone C is the color used by Mattel 's Barbie in logos, packaging, and promotional materials. The hexcode of Pantone C is DA The color brink pink was formulated by Crayola in At right is displayed the color French pink , which is the tone of pink that is called pink French: Bright pink is a maximally saturated tone of pink that is another name for the color rose.
In most Indo-European languages , the color that in English is called pink is called rosa ; therefore, the color that is called rose in English is called bright rosa in most European and Latin American countries using whatever adjective in a particular language means bright in that language.
The first recorded use of Persian pink as a color name in English was in The first recorded use of rose pink as a color name in English was in This is the color deep pink light on the Xona. Ultra pink is a Crayola crayon color formulated in In the name was changed in error to shocking pink ; however, properly speaking, the name shocking pink should be reserved for only the original shocking pink formulated by Elsa Schiaparelli in shown below.
Shocking pink is bold and intense. It takes its name from the tone of pink used in the lettering on the box of the perfume called Shocking ,  designed by Leonor Fini for the Surrealist fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli in Build a chain of words by adding one letter at a time. Definition of baby pink. Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with: More than , words that aren't in our free dictionary Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes Advanced search features Ad free!
Join Our Free Trial Now! First Known Use of baby pink , in the meaning defined above. Learn More about baby pink. Resources for baby pink Time Traveler! Explore the year a word first appeared. From the Editors at Merriam-Webster. Dictionary Entries near baby pink baby oneself baby orchid baby-pig disease baby pink baby powder baby primrose babyproof.
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Definition of baby pink: a variable color averaging a light yellowish pink that is redder and deeper than average shell pink (see shell pink sense 1) or petal pink and redder and stronger than opera pink. In Western culture, baby pink is used to symbolize baby girls just as baby blue is often used to symbolize baby boys. (See the section Pink in gender in the main article on pink.) This is a recent tradition, however, and until the s the convention was exactly the opposite: pink was used for boys while girls were dressed in ganjamoney.tk (h, s, v): (°, 25%, %). Find great deals on eBay for baby pink. Shop with confidence.