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fa

play
noun \ˈfä\

Simple Definition of fa

  • music : the fourth note of a musical scale

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of fa

  1. :  the fourth tone of the diatonic scale in solmization

Examples of fa in a sentence

  1. do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti



Origin of fa

Middle English, from Medieval Latin, from the syllable sung to this note in a medieval hymn to St. John the Baptist


First Known Use: 13th century

Rhymes with fa


FA

abbreviation

Definition of FA

  1. 1 field artillery

  2. 2 fielding average

  3. 3 football association





FA Defined for Kids

fa

play
noun \ˈfä\

Definition of fa for Students

  1. :  the fourth note of the musical scale




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