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FaroeseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

  1. inflection of fáur:
    1. strong feminine nominative singular
    2. strong neuter nominative/accusative plural

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse , from Proto-Germanic *fanhaną.

VerbEdit

(third person singular past indicative fekk, third person plural past indicative fingu, supine fingið)

  1. (archaic, poetic) to get

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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈfaː]
  • (file)

NounEdit

 
solmisation

(plural fák)

  1. fa, a syllable used in solfège to represent the fourth note of a major scale

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse , from Proto-Germanic *fanhaną. Doublet of fanga (to capture, to seize).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

(strong verb, third-person singular past indicative fékk, third-person plural past indicative fengu, supine fengið)

  1. (transitive, with accusative) to receive, to get
  2. (ditransitive, with dative and accusative objects) to give (somebody something)

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

(plus dative, triggers lenition)

  1. Ulster form of faoi (about, concerning)

Usage notesEdit

The standard Irish and Connacht form faoi (Munster ) means both ‘under’ and ‘about, concerning’. In Ulster, these two meanings are split: faoi means ‘under’, while means ‘about, concerning’.

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MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

(Zhuyin ㄈㄚˊ)

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Old NorseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *fanhaną.

VerbEdit

(singular past indicative fekk, plural past indicative fengu, past participle fenginn)

  1. to get
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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

  1. to draw, paint
ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fa[muli] in the hymn for St. John the Baptist.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfa/
  • Hyphenation: fa
  • Rhymes: -a

NounEdit

m (plural fás)

  1. fa (musical note)

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ScanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse , from Proto-Germanic *fanhaną.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [fáʊː], [fóː], [fɛ́ɑː]

VerbEdit

(preterite singular fikk or fe, preterite plural finge, supine fáeð)

  1. to get