fa

play
noun \ˈfä\

Definition of fa

  1. :  the fourth note of the major scale in solfège

Examples of fa in a Sentence

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

Origin and Etymology 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


FA

abbreviation

Definition of FA

  1. 1 field artillery

  2. 2 fielding average

  3. 3 football association



FA Defined for English Language Learners

fa

play
noun

Definition of fa for English Language Learners

  • music : the fourth note of a musical scale


FA Defined for Kids

fa

play
noun \ˈfä\

Definition of fa for Students

  1. :  the fourth note of the musical scale


Medical Dictionary

FA

abbreviation

Medical Definition of FA

  1. fatty acid

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