farfara

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

farfara (uncountable)

  1. The dried leaves of coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara), formerly used to treat bronchitis.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

farfara f (plural farfare)

  1. coltsfoot (Tussilago farfara)

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish فارفاره(farfara), فارفره(farfara), فرفره(farfara), from Italian farfalla or from Arabic فَرْفَرَة(farfara), verbal noun of فَرْفَرَ(farfara, to shake oneself, to be volatile, to be of light behaviour)

Adjective[edit]

farfara

  1. windbag, big talker

Further reading[edit]

  • farfara in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu