fariña

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See also: farina, fariñes, and fãrinã

Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin farīna (flour, meal), from far (kind of grain).

Noun[edit]

fariña f (uncountable)

  1. flour

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Galician[edit]

Fariña

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Etymology[edit]

From Galian-Portuguese farỹa, from Latin farīna (flour, meal). Cognate with Portuguese farinha, Asturian fariña, Spanish harina.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fariña f (plural fariñas)

  1. flour
  2. (informal, slang) blow, snow (cocaine)
    Synonym: cocaína

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References[edit]

  • farina” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • fariña” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • fariña” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • fariña” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  • fariña” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.