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Meaning of "fa-la" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FA-LA

fa-la  [fɑːˈlɑː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FA-LA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fa-La is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FA-LA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of fa-la in the English dictionary

The definition of fa-la in the dictionary is a refrain sung to the syllables fa-la-la.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FA-LA


belah
ˈbiːlɑː
blah
blɑː
escolar
ˌɛskəˈlɑː
galah
ɡəˈlɑː
guslar
ɡuːsˈlɑː
Haleakala
ˌhɑːliːˌɑːkɑːˈlɑː
Hela
ˈhelɑː
Hezbollah
ˌhɛzbəˈlɑː
Hizbollah
ˌhɪzbəˈlɑː
hoopla
ˈhuːplɑː
Kevlar
ˈkɛvˌlɑː
la
lɑː
lah
lɑː
Lala
ˈlɑːlɑː
lar
lɑː
pela
ˈpeɪlɑː
Shangri-la
ˌʃæŋɡrɪˈlɑː
tra-la
ˌtrɑːˈlɑː
tra-la-la
ˌtrɑːlɑːˈlɑː
zilla
ˈzɪlɑː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FA-LA

fa
FA Cup
Fa Ngum
Fa Xian
Fa-hsien
faa
fab
fabaceous
Fabian
Fabian Society
Fabianism
Fabianist
Fabius Maximus
fable
fabled
fabler
fablet
fabliau
fabliaux

WORDS THAT END LIKE FA-LA

ala
Angola
Anguilla
aula
bola
Cela
cola
formula
gala
Guatemala
Isabella
mala
Sevilla
sola
stella
Sulla
tela
Venezuela
villa
voila

Synonyms and antonyms of fa-la in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «fa-la» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FA-LA

Find out the translation of fa-la to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fa-la from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fa-la» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

FA- LA
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fa -la
570 millions of speakers

English

fa-la
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एफए La
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

FA- لا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

фа - ла
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fa- la
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ফা-লা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fa -la
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Fa-la
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

fa- la
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

FA-ラ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

FA- 라
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Fa-la
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

fa -la
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஃபா-லா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एफए ला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

fa-la
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fa -la
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

fa -la
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

фа- ла
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fa - la
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

fa - la
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

a -la
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fa -la
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fa -la
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fa-la

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FA-LA»

The term «fa-la» is quite widely used and occupies the 31.101 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FA-LA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «fa-la» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «fa-la» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fa-la

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FA-LA»

Discover the use of fa-la in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fa-la and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Fa La La La Felt: 45 Handmade Holiday Decorations
Presents forty-five ideas for crafting festive Christmas decorations with felt, featuring machine- and hand-sewn options as well as no-sew designs.
Amanda Carestio, 2010
2
Ayres, Or Fa La's: For Three Voices (1627)
For Three Voices (1627) John Hilton John Morehen. 3 £ ^ S bough it down did skip, it (down did skip,) it (down did N £3 P^ bough it down did skip, it (down did skip,) -o- P^ m ^S2 bough it down did skip, it (down did skip,). 60 h la> i- ^ r r if r P ^ ...
John Hilton, John Morehen, 2004
3
The Boston glee book,: consisting of an extensive collection ...
(1595.) 55 TENORE. ALTO. SOPRANO. BASSO 1st & 2d mo. 1st. Now is the month of Maying, When merry lads are playing, Fa, la, la, la, la, la, la, 2nd. The Spring, clad all in gladness, Doth laugh at Winter's sadness ; &c. fa, la, la, la, la, la , la.
‎1839
4
Songs from the Public Domain: Containing a choice selection ...
Fa la la, Fa Fa la. la, la, Fa la la la la la la Fa la, la la la Fa la, Fa la 33 la, la la Fa la la gal, ri 40 mer mad ry la la Fa 45 50 la la la, la la la, la Fa la Fa la la la la lalala Fa la, la la la la la la ...
Benjamin Bloomfield, 2013
5
Musical times and singing-class circular
Fa la la la la la la fa la -7—7—7—7 Fa la la la la la la Fa la la la la la la Fa la la la la la la fa la fa la la fa la la fa la la ,v , C> P p- fa la la MaD2IGaL, 5 Voices. ê>ltJttt foOUfp-SUCftt'ltg ÎBffSi. Joh* Wilbyf.. [London: J. SOLDIERS, BRAVE AND ...
6
King Cole and the Country Witches: A One Act Musical for ...
A One Act Musical for Children Dorothy Ferry. Fa la la la, fa la la la, Fa la, fa la la la, Fa la la la, fa la la la Fa la, la la la la! FIRST FIDDLER. We scrape our bows, SECOND FIDDLER. And tap our toes , THIRD FIDDLER. Until jus^ toes are tappy , ...
Dorothy Ferry, 1977
7
The Windsor Beauties: Ladies of the Court of Charles II
With a fa, la, la, la,fa, la, la. For now I am in a most pitiful case, For shame will not let me uncover my face, My honour is turn'd to a wail of disgrace, With a fa, la, la, la,fa, la, la. Quoth Nelly, pray send for the treasure again, With a fa, la, la, la,fa, la  ...
Lewis Melville, 2005
8
The Dinosaurs' Night Before Christmas
Deck the halls with Stegosaurus, Fa la la la la la la la la. Jolly dinos never bore us , Fa la la la la la la la la. Go put on your tux or ball gown, Fa la la la la la la la la. Dance with Steg and rock the hall down! Fa la la la la la la la la! TAerry "Raptors ...
Anne Muecke, 2008
9
Listening to Reading
After the third verse line, "I cannot love thee" (rejection, farewell, the breaking off of love conventional though it may be) a listener ("Nigella," say, or anyone who can empathize) will hear: *J = J Fa la la la la la la la la la la la la la la la la Fa la la  ...
Stephen Ratcliffe, 2000
10
The Elizabethan Madrigal: A Comparative Study
... Strive to pleas* her efc. Example 30 Fa I. la la lab, ra la... Fa la... Fa la... Fa la, Fab la la la la la la la. £ H r r Fa la la b, Fa la... Fa b... J J. b I J I bill Fa la... Fab la.. m ' &2 F8HI T — *t r r |» Fa lalalala b, Fa la... Fa la... Fa la... Fa la... Fa la la la la la,  ...
Joseph Kerman, 1962

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FA-LA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fa-la is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Byers' Choice in Chalfont invites public to celebrate 'Christmas in July'
Ongoing special events throughout the weekend include: A FA-LA-LA Photo Booth, make your own reindeer food, indoor “snow” in the ... «Bucks Local News, Jul 15»
2
Fa-La-La NO. 10 Ways The Holidays Suck When You're Single
The holidays tend to be a pretty polarizing time: You either love them or you hate them. For so many there's the pressure of family get-togethers, big meals, and ... «YourTango, Dec 14»
3
Fa-La-La In The Forest At Abilene State Park
The free event was a chance for friends and family to bring their RV's, campers, and trailers to the park and show off how creative they could get with Christmas ... «Big Country Homepage, Dec 14»
4
Review: Richmond Choral Society finds ways to freshen the 'Fa-la
Richmond Choral Society performs its winter concert at Sacred Heart R.C. Church, West Brighton. (Staten Island Advance/Michael Fressola). «SILive.com, Dec 14»
5
Gay Place: FA-LA-LA-LA-LA-LA-LA-LA-LA: Your gay apparel isn't …
Don you now your gayest, Don, no one's judging. CCMC shall jingle their merriest at their annual holiday hoopla, and you wanna look fiiiiine. «Austin Chronicle, Dec 14»
6
Laura Jones: Fa-la-la-la economics and the minimum wage
That's fa-la-la-la economics. The money to pay some employees more does not come from the sky, it comes from reducing other spending and ... «Vancouver Sun, Nov 14»
7
Oh fa-la-la: What fun it is to shop
And you thought it was going to be a humbug sorta holiday staying on a budget this gift-giving season. I did, too. So did my friend, Kat Villines. «Pensacola News Journal, Nov 14»
8
Disney Channel's Holiday Lineup
Disney Channel is kicking off its fourth annual month-long "Fa-la-la-lidays" winter programming event on Friday, Nov. 28 with a one-hour ... «Entertainment Tonight, Nov 14»
9
Abilene State Park Fa-la-la in the Forest
Abilene State Park Fa-la-la in the Forest. Published ... The Abilene State Park is getting into the spirit of the holiday season with their Fa-la-la in the Forest event. «Big Country Homepage, Nov 14»
10
14th Annual FAR, Friends and Fa-la-la
FAR kicks off a celebration of Songs from Detroit with their 14th Annual “FAR, Friends, and Fa-La-La” performance fundraiser. The event starts the holiday charity ... «Hour Detroit Magazine, Oct 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Fa-La [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/fa-la>. Sep 2019 ».
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