Every hunter knows where the pheasant sits

Every hunter wants to know where the pheasant sits. is a mnemonic phrase used to memorize the primary colors of the visible spectrum of light (the primary colors of the rainbow). It is the so-called acrostic. In this phrase, the initial letter of each word corresponds to the initial letter of the name of a particular color.

Everyone is Red

Hunter - Orange

Desires - Yellow

Know - Green

Where - Blue

Sitting - Blue

Pheasant - Purple

The colors in the phrase are listed according to the order of the colors in the rainbow, from red (visible light with the longest wavelength) to violet (visible light with the shortest wavelength).