Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions2021-05-23T11:05:03+00:00
Can I suggest an existing Color Name be added to the register?2021-05-23T10:24:55+00:00

Yes, if you know a color name, which is not in the register, please fill out this form. Our expert team analyzes suggested colors on a priority basis, therefore, it is very possible that your suggested color will be included in the register in the near future.

Where can I use my Color Name?2021-05-23T10:36:49+00:00

You can use it anywhere: share on social networks, use it on your website, or in your company’s brand book. Moreover, your Color Name will be included in the individual Color Page address, which will be indexed and easily found on search engines.

Can the name created by me be given to another color?2021-05-23T10:36:34+00:00

No, ORCN guarantees that your Color Name remains unique in the register if it comply with our Terms and Conditions.

Can someone change my Color Name?2021-05-23T10:32:50+00:00

No, this name will belong to the color forever. However, if the Color Name includes coarse, offensive words, or words that infringe trademark rights, such names can be removed without separate warning.

Can another person use an Activation Code purchased by me?2021-05-23T10:32:40+00:00

Yes, your purchased Activation Codes can be used by other people. You can give a Voucher with an Activation code as a gift to another person, who can then choose and name color. The Color Name Registration Certificate will be sent to the mailbox, which was specified on the Color Naming Page during the registration.

What color can be chosen?2022-08-25T18:53:42+00:00

Any unreserved and unnamed color from RGB Color Codes (hex) can be chosen.

What name can be given to a color?2022-02-02T20:14:45+00:00

It can be a common color name, e.g.: “Crystal Clear Ocean Blue“, a name perpetuating a dear person, e.g.: “Anna Mary Red” or a company: “My Company Logo Green“. Color name cannot repeat, have coarse or offensive meaning, and it cannot infringe trademark rights.

Color Name can have:

  • The name can be 40 characters long (including spaces) and have many words.
  • The name can have only all Latin letters, digits, and symbols:  – (hyphen, minus, dash), ‘ (single quote),  .  (dot),  & (ampersand) .
  • There can’t be a space/spaces before or behind the color name.
  • There can’t be a more than one space between words.
Can I give a made-up name to a color?2021-05-22T13:46:23+00:00

Yes, you give any unreserved color your made-up original name. This will not only be your opportunity to memorialize yourself, but also to support ORCN. Please remember that the number of colors is limited, therefore, such an opportunity will not last forever.

How can I Name a Color in the ORCN register?2022-08-25T18:50:35+00:00

You can do that in  The Official ORCN Store (

There you can choose a color and enter its name and dedication if needed.

After purchasing the Color Name will be included in the ORCN register and Your chosen color will receive a new name. You will get a Color Name Certificate with a link to the Color Page in the Register Database to the specified mailbox in 24 hours.

Why are some Color Names reserved?2021-05-23T10:24:13+00:00

It is possible, that these colors already have existing names, ORCN expert team is consistently verifying these colors and gradually adds their names to the register.

Didn’t find the answer? Then contact us directly!

Please fill Help/Support Form in our Contact Us page. We will respond in 24 hours.

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