farina

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See also: Farina, fariña, fariñes, and fãrinã

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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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Alternative forms[edit]

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.

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]

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).

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farine)

  1. flour, meal

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Ladino[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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. dough
  3. (by extension) dust, powder

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

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
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “farina”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • farina” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Andrew L. Sihler (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, New York, Oxford, Oxford University Press

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin farīna (flour, meal).

Noun[edit]

farina f (plural farinas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) flour