[ fah-hah ]
/ ˈfɑ hɑ /
a broad, brightly colored sash traditionally worn by Spanish and Latin American men.
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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
Origin of faja
First recorded in 1835–45; from Spanish: literally, “belt, strip, band”; originally dialect or from Catalan, from Latin fascia “band, bandage”; see fascia
Words nearby faja
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