See also: Faba and fába

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin faba.

NounEdit

faba f (plural fabes)

  1. bean; especially the fava bean

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GalicianEdit

 
Fabas

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese fava, from Latin faba.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

faba f (plural fabas)

  1. bean
    Synonym: feixón
  2. bean plant
  3. inflammatory sickness of the mouth of the horses

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • fava” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • fava” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • faba” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • faba” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • faba” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

faba (plural fabas)

  1. bean

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *fafā[1], from Proto-Indo-European *bʰabʰ- (bean). Cognate with Faliscan haba (bean), and more distantly with Scots bene, bein (bean), West Frisian bean (bean), Dutch boon (bean), German Bohne (bean), Danish bønne (bean), Icelandic baun (bean), English bean, Russian боб (bob, bean).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

faba f (genitive fabae); first declension

  1. bean
  2. horse bean
  3. a small object with the shape of a bean.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative faba fabae
Genitive fabae fabārum
Dative fabae fabīs
Accusative fabam fabās
Ablative fabā fabīs
Vocative faba fabae

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “faba”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 197: “*fafā”

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

faba f (plural fabas)

  1. (Asturias) fava bean