faba

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

faba f ‎(plural fabes)

  1. bean

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin faba.

Noun[edit]

faba f ‎(plural fabas)

  1. bean
  2. bean plant

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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).

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Noun[edit]

faba f ‎(genitive fabae); first declension

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

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative faba fabae
genitive fabae fabārum
dative fabae fabīs
accusative fabam fabās
ablative fabā fabīs
vocative faba fabae

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