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Anonymous asked in HealthOptical ยท 8 months ago

What eye color will my kids have?

So I have brown eyes, both of my parents have brown eyes, my parental grandpa had blue eyes, my other 3 grandparents had brown eyes, however, my great-grandfather (via my maternal grandmother) had blue eyes), & his wife's mother (my great-great grandmother) had green eyes), so since both my parents have blue & green eyes in their genes.

My girlfriend has hazel eyes, so do her parents & grandparents, so If we ever have kids, what eye color would they have?

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    my mum had brown eyes and my dad had green eyes. 5 of my siblings had green eyes and one had blue eyes a throwback to our grandfather..

  • 8 months ago

    Most likely that the eyes will be brown

  • 8 months ago

    Don't have kids with her until she is your wife. Don't choose a wife based on the eye color of your potential kids. Expression of recessive traits is a guessing game. All kind of surprising things could be in store for you.

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  • y
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    Higher chance of brown but any listed are possible

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    I would say brown but itโ€™s possible to have any of those colors because you just never know how genes bounce around.

  • 8 months ago

    From the information you have given, it is possible and not rare for any of your children to have blue, brown, green or hazel eyes. The probability is higher that they will have brown eyes.

    Each person carries two genes that determine eye color, receiving one from each parent. One is expressed and the other is not. The dominant gene is usually the one that is expressed. Brown is more dominant than green, green is dominant over blue.

    The gene received from the parent may or may not be the one that was expressed in that parent.

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    What I said about dominance is the most probable outcome but eye color is not as simple as that. Blue eyes are not determined by a recessive allele at one gene. Instead, eye color is determined by variation at several different genes and the interactions between them, and this makes it possible (rarely) for two blue-eyed parents to have brown-eyed children.

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    Brown eyes are dominant so its like a 70/30 chance of them having brown eyes. My moms eyes are green and mines are brown.

  • 8 months ago

    Brown eyes are a dominant gene, so brown.

  • Fuhr
    Lv 6
    8 months ago

    Purple.

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