farina

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See also: Farina, fariña, fariñes, and fãrinã

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

farina (countable and uncountable, plural farinas)

  1. A fine flour or meal made from cereal grains or from the starch or fecula of vegetables, extracted by various processes, and used in cookery.

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Asturian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin farīna.

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farines)

  1. flour (ground cereal grains)

Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin farīna. Compare Occitan farina or harina, French farine, Spanish harina.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farines)

  1. flour

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Corsican[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin farīna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

farina f

  1. flour

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

farina

  1. third-person singular past historic of fariner

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /faˈri.na/
  • Rhymes: -ina
  • Hyphenation: fa‧rì‧na

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farine)

  1. flour, meal

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: φαρίνα (farína)

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Ladino[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

farina f (Latin spelling)

  1. flour

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *farrīna, from far (kind of grain).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

farīna f (genitive farīnae); first declension

  1. ground corn, flour, meal
  2. (by extension) dust, powder
  3. (by extension) matter of which a thing is composed, i. e. its nature, quality

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative farīna farīnae
Genitive farīnae farīnārum
Dative farīnae farīnīs
Accusative farīnam farīnās
Ablative farīnā farīnīs
Vocative farīna farīnae

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References[edit]

  • farina”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • farina”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • farina in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • farina in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin farīna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farinas)

  1. flour

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Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin farīna (flour, meal), from far (spelt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farinas)

  1. flour
    • c. 1200, Almerich, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 38r.
      E dixo ella biua el ſénor dios q́ no e pan ſi nó un poco de farina en la tinẏella. E un poco de olẏo éna olẏera []
      And she said, “As the Lord God lives, I have no bread, but only some flour in a jar and a little oil in an oil jug. [] ”.

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin farīna (flour, meal).

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farinas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) flour

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farinas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of harina

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