There are six different shades of mauve.
There are two examples of mauve in a sentence:
The village houses are done up in pale gray and mauve and preside over lawns so neat and green they look like carpeting.
Wool lace blouses with dolman sleeves topped slim matching skirts in shades of pea green and mauve.
Mauve comes from Ancient Rome.
You can say ‘mallow’ if you like. Like ‘Mallo Cup’ with marshmallow filling inside.
You can say ‘malva’ if you like.
You can do anything you want with the word mauve.
If you will please marry me.