Faber-Castell changed the name of 46 colors some time ago. This was done so that Faber-Castell offered the names that the artist was familiar with using in the market. 


Color Numbers and Name Changes:

Old Name    
Color Number
New Name
Geranium Lake
121
Pale Geranium Lake
Magenta
134
Crimson
Apple Green
170
May Green
Hunter Green
165
Juniper Green
Grey Green
172
Earth Green
Purple
194
Red-Violet
Umber
180
Raw Umber
Light Ochre
185
Naples Yellow
Zinc Yellow
104
Light Yellow Glaze
Lemon Cadmium
105
Light Cadmium Yellow
Light Chrome
106
Light Chrome Yellow
Lemon
107
Cadmium Yellow
Canary Yellow
108
Dark Cadmium Yellow
Orange Yellow
109
Dark Chrome Yellow
Tangerine
111
Cadmium Orange
Light Orange
113
Orange Glaze
Dark Orange
115
Dark Cadmium Orange
Vermillion
117
Light Cadmium Red
Scarlet Lake
118
Scarlet Red
Dark Carmine
126
Permanent Carmine
Light Carmine
127
Pink Carmine
Rose Madder Lake
128
Light Purple Pink
Wine Red
133
Magenta
Dark Magenta
125
Middle Purple Pink
Dark Violet
136
Purple Violet
Prussian Blue
151
Helioblue-Reddish
Deep Cobalt
143
Cobalt Blue
Light Cobalt Blue
144
Cobalt Blue-Greenish
Zinc Blue
110
Phthalo Blue
Dark Phthalo Blue
152
Middle Phthalo Blue
Oriental Blue
149
Bluish Turquoise
Night Green
155
Helio Turquoise
Peacock Blue
153
Cobalt Turquoise
Aquamarine
154
Light Cobalt Turquoise
Blue Green
156
Cobalt Green
Sea Green
158
Deep Cobalt Green
Viridian
161
Phthalo Green
True Green
162
Light Phthalo Green
Sap Green
167
Permanent Green Olive
Olive Green
173
Olive Green Yellowish
Moss Green
168
Earth Green Yellowish
Cedar Green
174
Chromium Green Opaque
Red Violet
135
Light Red-Violet
Gold Ochre
183
Light Yellow Ochre
Ochre
184
Dark Naples Ochre
Sepia Light
177
Walnut Brown