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EtymologyEdit

The origin is uncertain. Perhaps of phonosemantic origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /farˈfal.la/, [fär̺ˈfäl̺l̺ä]
  • (file)
  • Stress: farfàlla
  • Hyphenation: far‧fal‧la

NounEdit

farfalla f (plural farfalle)

  1. butterfly
  2. bow tie
  3. (chiefly in the plural) pasta in the shape of butterflies or bow ties
  4. (swimming) the butterfly stroke
  5. throttle valve, butterfly valve

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