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how to say yellow in Korean

Beeline Language Korean is all about learning the Korean language and culture. In our previous lessons, we have learned many different slangs like 품절남, 멘붕 and 솔까말. Also, we have covered a lot of words that would be used by young Korean generations today. In the previous lessons, you have learned how to say different colors in Korean. You have learned how to say Black, Pink, and Orange in Korean. Today, I will teach you how to say Yellow in Korean.

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Orange: How To Say Yellow In Korean?  

This is how to say Yellow in Korean: 노랑 [no-rang].

*Note that when you are describing a color yellow, you would say 노란색 [no-ran-sek] or 노랑색 [no-rang-sek]

Sample Sentences Using Yellow in Korean

노랑색은 내가 제일 싫어하는 색깔이야. [no-rang-sek-eun nae-ga jae-il joh-ah-ha-neun sek-ggal-ee-ya].

Orange is my least favorite color.

내 피부색이 노란색인것이 나는 자랑스러워. [nae pee-boo-sek-ee no-ran-sek-een-geot-ee na-neun neo-moo ja-rang-seu-reo-wo].

I am proud that my skin color is yellow.

이 공은 노란색이야. [ee-gong-eun no-ran-sek-ee-ya].

This ball is yellow.

Other Ways To Say Yellow in Korean

As you may have guessed, there are other ways to say yellow in Korean. 황색, [hwang-sek] which is mainly used to describe skin color. When you say East Asian in Korean, you say 황인종 [hwang-in-jong], which directly translates yellow people. Also, some people use the word 황색 [hwang-sek], to represent yellow color. However, when they are referring to 황색, it usually notates darker, clay like color, rather than bright yellow.

Now you know how to say orange in Korean, go tell your friends what you have learned today!

Happy Studying!