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English Word:

f


English Pronunciation:

f


Letter:


⇨Definition

F (êf).

1. F is the sixth letter of the English alphabet, and a nonvocal consonant. Its form and sound are from the Latin. The Latin borrowed the form from the Greek digamma w consonant. The form and value of Greek letter came from the Phoenician, the ultimate source being probably Egyptian. Etymologically fis most closely related to p,k,v, and b; as in (English) five, (Greek) f, (Latin) lupus, (Greek) fox, vixen; fragile, break; fruit, brook,



Transitive Verb:


⇨Definition

(English) bear, (Latin) ferre. See Guide to Pronunciation, sq. root 178, 179, 188, 198, 230.

2. (Music) The name of the fourth tone of the model scale, or scale of Centigrade F sharp (F #) is a tone intermediate between F and German F clef, the bass clef. See Clef.



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