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favella

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fabella, diminutive of fābula.

NounEdit

favella f (plural favelle)

  1. speech (ability)

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

favella

  1. third-person singular present indicative of favellare
  2. second-person singular imperative of favellare

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fabella, diminutive of fābula.

NounEdit

favella f (plural favellas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader, poetic) language

Usage notesEdit

Implies a strong emotional attachment. Used almost exclusively to refer to Romansch itself.

SynonymsEdit