Blue is the color of the clear sky and the deep sea.On the optical spectrum, blue is located between violet and green.
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Surveys in Europe and the United States regularly find that blue is the favorite color of respondents, who associate it more than any other color with sympathy, harmony, faithfulness, friendship and confidence.
Vishnu, the supreme god of Hinduism, is often portrayed as being blue, or more precisely having skin the colour of rain-filled clouds.
In the Islamic World, blue and turquoise tile traditionally decorates the facades and exteriors of mosques and other religious buildings.
The blues is a popular musical form created in the United States in the 19th century by African-American musicians, based on African musical roots. It usually expresses sadness and melancholy.
A blue note is a musical note sung or played at a slightly lower pitch than the major scale for expressive purposes, giving it a slightly melancholy sound. It is frequently used in jazz and the blues.