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See also farë

English

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From the merger of Old English fær (‘journey,’ ‘road’), a neuter, and faru (‘journey,’ ‘companions,’ ‘baggage’), a feminine, both from faran (‘to journey’) < Proto-Germanic *faranan < Proto-Indo-European *por- (‘going,’ ‘passage’).

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Noun

Singular
fare

Plural
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  1. Money paid for a ticket.
  2. A paying passenger, especially in a taxi.
  3. Food and drink.
Translations

Etymology 2

From Old English faran (‘to journey’) < Proto-Germanic *faranan < Proto-Indo-European *por- (‘going,’ ‘passage’).

Verb

Infinitive
to fare

Third person singular
fares

Simple past
fared or archaic fore

Past participle
fared or rarely faren

Present participle
faring

to fare (third-person singular simple present fares, present participle faring, simple past fared or archaic fore, past participle fared or rarely faren)
  1. (intransitive) To go, travel
  2. (intransitive) To get along, be
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Danish

Verb

fare

  1. rush, run (originally go)

Noun

fare

  1. peril

Italian

Etymology

Latin facere

Verb

fare

  1. to do
  2. to make

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Conjugation

infinitive fare
gerund facendo
present participle facente
past participle fatto
person singular plural
first second third first second third
indicative io tu lui/lei noi voi loro
present faccio or fai fa facciamo fate fanno
imperfect facevo facevi faceva facevamo facevate facevano
passato remoto feci facesti fece facemmo faceste fecero
future farò farai farà faremo farete faranno
conditional farei faresti farebbe faremmo fareste farebbero
subjunctive che io che tu che lui/che lei che noi che voi che loro
present faccia faccia faccia facciamo facciate facciano
imperfect facessi facessi facesse facessimo faceste facessero
imperative - tu lui/lei noi voi loro
fa, fai or fa' faccia facciamo fate facciano

Norwegian

Verb

fare

  1. go; travel
  2. rush; tear
  3. (shipping) sail
  4. (archaic, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) travel; voyage

Tahitian

Noun

fare

  1. house

Turkish

Noun

fare

  1. mouse

Declension

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