Definitions of FABA

  1. The genus of the common bean.

Usage examples for FABA

  1. " Here is a bottle containing only a few drops of faba Ignatii in water, it is an innocent medicine, and has sometimes a magical effect in soothing the mind and nerves. – Put Yourself in His Place by Charles Reade
  2. Their real name was Bean; but, after the manner of the then learned, they assumed the name of Fabius, from " Faba." – Recollections of Old Liverpool by A Nonagenarian
  3. The fortress of Faba, or La Feue, the ancient Aphek, not far from Tyre, in the territory of the ancient tribe of Asher. – The History of the Knights Templars, the Temple Church, and the Temple by Charles G. Addison