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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. the musical syllable used for the fourth tone of an ascending diatonic scale.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of fa:

1275–1325; ME; see gamut

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fa(noun)

    the syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization


  1. fa(Noun)

    A syllable used in solfu00E8ge to represent the fourth note of a major scale.

  2. Origin: From the first syllable of the Latin word famuli, extracted of the poem Mira gestorum famuli tuorum.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fa(noun)

    a syllable applied to the fourth tone of the diatonic scale in solmization

  2. Fa(noun)

    the tone F

Anagrams of fa

  1. AF

Translations for fa

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to receive or obtain

I got a letter this morning.

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