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fermata

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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:it language|Template:lang:it]][[Category:Template:lang:it derivations]] fermata, from fermare (to stop).

Diagram of a note shown with a fermata.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
fermata

Plural
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fermata ({{{1}}})
  1. (music) The holding of a note or rest for longer than its usual duration; also the notation of such a prolongation, usually represented as a dot with a semi-circle above it, written above the clef.

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Icelandic

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:it language|Template:lang:it]][[Category:is:Template:lang:it derivations]] fermata, from fermare ‘to stop’.

Noun

fermata f.

  1. (music) fermata

Italian

Etymology

From fermare ‘to stop’.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ferˈmata/

Noun

fermata f. (plural fermate)

  1. stop during travel.
  2. (music) fermata

Verb

fermata

  1. feminine singular past participle of fermare

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