You may know nothing rhymes with "orange," although Eminem might disagree (watch out for language on that link). But have you ever wondered if the color was named after the fruit or the other way around? There's an answer to that question, and it might not be the one you'd expect.
Coloring in the Past
Orange Before Oranges
Which Came First, the Fruit or the Color?
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Written by Reuben Westmaas June 25, 2015
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