fa·​ri·​nha fə-ˈrēn-yə How to pronounce farinha (audio)
: cassava meal

Word History


Portuguese, flour, cassava meal, from Latin farina

First Known Use

1726, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of farinha was in 1726

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“Farinha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/farinha. Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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