farro

[ fahr-oh ]
/ ˈfɑr oʊ /
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noun

any of several types of ancient wheat, especially spelt, emmer, or einkorn.

Nearby words

  1. farrell, james thomas,
  2. farrell, suzanne,
  3. farrest,
  4. farrier,
  5. farriery,
  6. farrow,
  7. farruca,
  8. fars,
  9. farseeing,
  10. farsi

Origin of farro

1990–95; < Italian: “emmer” from Latin far “spelt”

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