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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

An anglicised spelling of fa.

NounEdit

fah (plural fahs)

  1. (music) Alternative form of fa.

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Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Germanic *faihaz.

AdjectiveEdit

fāh

  1. guilty; criminal
  2. hostile
  3. outlawed
DescendantsEdit
  • English: foe

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *faihaz, from Proto-Indo-European *póyḱos. Cognate with Old High German fēh, Gothic 𐍆𐌰𐌹𐌷𐍃 (faihs). The Proto-Indo-European root is also the source of Ancient Greek ποικίλος (poikílos, multicoloured).

AdjectiveEdit

fāh

  1. decorated, coloured, shining, adorned
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Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *faką, whence also Old English fæc.

NounEdit

fah n

  1. wall

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