favella

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fabella, diminutive of fābula.

Noun[edit]

favella f (plural favelle)

  1. speech (ability)

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

favella

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

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fabella, diminutive of fābula.

Noun[edit]

favella f (plural favellas)

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

Usage notes[edit]

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

Synonyms[edit]