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fa

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noun \ˈfä\

Simple Definition of fa

  • music : the fourth note of a musical scale

Full Definition of fa

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

Examples of fa

  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

  1. :  the fourth note of the musical scale




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