Facetiae meaning

fə-sēshē-ē
Witty or humorous writings and sayings.
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(rare) Witty sayings.
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(rare) Witty or amusing writings or remarks.
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Origin of facetiae

  • Latin facētiae pl. of facētia jest facetious

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Originated 1520–30 from Latin facētiae, plural of facētia (jest); see facete+-ia and facetious.

    From Wiktionary