Definitions for farewellˌfɛərˈwɛl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. farewell, word of farewell(noun)

    an acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting

  2. farewell, leave, leave-taking, parting(noun)

    the act of departing politely

    "he disliked long farewells"; "he took his leave"; "parting is such sweet sorrow"


  1. farewell(Noun)

    A wish of happiness or welfare at parting, especially a permanent departure; the parting compliment; a goodbye; adieu.

  2. farewell(Noun)

    An act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something.

  3. farewell(Verb)

    To bid farewell or say goodbye

  4. farewell(Adjective)

    parting, valedictory, final

  5. farewell(Interjection)


    He said "Farewell!" and left.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Farewell

    go well; good-by; adieu; -- originally applied to a person departing, but by custom now applied both to those who depart and those who remain. It is often separated by the pronoun; as, fare you well; and is sometimes used as an expression of separation only; as, farewell the year; farewell, ye sweet groves; that is, I bid you farewell

  2. Farewell(noun)

    a wish of happiness or welfare at parting; the parting compliment; a good-by; adieu

  3. Farewell(noun)

    act of departure; leave-taking; a last look at, or reference to something

  4. Farewell(adj)

    parting; valedictory; final; as, a farewell discourse; his farewell bow

  5. Origin: [Fare (thou, you) + well.]



    Farewell is Tomiko Van's first original studio album under the Avex Trax label. The album was released on March 29, 2006 with no singles released before it.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of farewell in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of farewell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Shakespeare, Sonnet lxxxvii:

    Farewell! thou art too dear for my possessing.

  2. J. R. R. Tolkien:

    Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.

  3. Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak:

    This is a year that's dedicated to Kobe Bryant and Kobe Bryant farewell.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Farewell is a beautiful and a soft word and yet it is a horrible and a heavy thing!

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Farewell is a beautiful and a soft word and yet it is a horrible and a heavy thing too!

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • وداع, وداعاً, مع السلامةArabic
  • прощален, сбогом, на добър час!, сбогуванеBulgarian
  • adéuCatalan, Valencian
  • sbohem, rozloučeníCzech
  • ffarwel, ymadawolWelsh
  • farvelDanish
  • Lebewohl sagen, Abschied, auf Wiedersehen, lebe wohl, auf WiederschauenGerman
  • αποχαιρετισμός, αντίοGreek
  • adiaŭEsperanto
  • despedirse, despedida, hasta siempre, adiósSpanish
  • hyvästellä, jäähyväiset, hyvästi, hyvää matkaa, hyvästelyFinnish
  • bon vent, adieuFrench
  • beannachtIrish
  • soraidhScottish Gaelic
  • שלוםHebrew
  • बिदाईHindi
  • búcsúHungarian
  • selamat tinggalIndonesian
  • ijèọmaIgbo
  • addio, arrivederciItalian
  • さようなら, 送別, 別れJapanese
  • 작별Korean
  • bene ambulā, valeLatin
  • atsisveikinimasLithuanian
  • atsveicināšanāsLatvian
  • збогување, со здравје, кинисување, проштавање, заминување, збогум, разделба, разделбен, проштален, на добар часMacedonian
  • afscheid, vaarwelDutch
  • farvelNorwegian
  • pożegnanie, żegnaj, pożegnalny, bywajPolish
  • [[de]] [[despedida]], despedir-se, adeus, despedidaPortuguese
  • la revedereRomanian
  • до свидания, прощай, прощание, прощальный, прощаться, прощайтеRussian
  • završni, završan, konačni, konačanSerbo-Croatian
  • ta avsked, farväl, avskedSwedish
  • การอำลาThai
  • paalamTagalog
  • Diè wådeWalloon

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