Black is an achromatic color that results from the absence or complete absorption of light. It is the darkest color.

Black is related to multiple aesthetics.


Meanings

The color black has many meanings.

According to BournCreative[1], it relates to:

  • Power
  • Fear
  • Mystery
  • Elegance
  • Authority

Black has historically been associated with:

  • Night
  • Death
  • Mourning

In Japan, black is associated with the color of eyes and hair.

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