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Faber

Faber may refer to:

Contents

  • People 1
  • Companies 2
  • In fiction 3
  • Places 4
  • Other uses 5

People

Companies

  • Faber (company), company specialized in producing extraction hoods
  • Faber and Faber (also known as "Faber and Gwyer"), publishing house in the United Kingdom
  • Faber-Castell, German manufacturer of writing instruments
  • Faber Music, British sheet music publisher
  • Eberhard Faber, German art supply manufacturer best known (in the United States) by their brand of pencil

In fiction

  • Faber College, fictional school providing the setting for the movie National Lampoon's Animal House
  • Faber (Fahrenheit 451), character in Ray Bradbury's science fiction novel Fahrenheit 451

Places

Other uses

  • Faber, pseudonym of the Italian singer-songwriter Fabrizio De André
  • Faber EP, debut EP by the Canadian rock band Faber Drive
  • Faber (grape), grape variety also known as Faberrebe
  • FABER test (Flexion Abduction External Rotation), a test for evidence of hip arthritis
  • Faber Towers, landmark in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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