fido

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See also: Fido and fidò

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An acronym made up of the words freaks, irregulars, defects and oddities, from 1960's.

Noun[edit]

fido (plural fidos)

  1. (numismatics) A coin that is defective, having been incorrectly minted, often prized by collectors.

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin fida

Noun[edit]

fido (uncountable, accusative fidon)

  1. faith, trust

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fīdus.

Adjective[edit]

fido m (feminine fida, masculine plural fidi, feminine plural fide)

  1. faithful, loyal

Verb[edit]

fido

  1. first-person singular present indicative of fidare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *feiðō, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeydʰ- (to command, to persuade, to trust). Cognate to fidēs (faith) and Proto-Germanic *bīdaną; see fidēs (faith) for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fīdō

  1. dative masculine singular of fīdus
  2. dative neuter singular of fīdus
  3. ablative masculine singular of fīdus
  4. ablative neuter singular of fīdus

Verb[edit]

present active fīdō, present infinitive fīdere, perfect active fīsus sum ([[semi-deponent]])

  1. I trust, put confidence in
  2. I rely upon

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fīdus.

Adjective[edit]

fido m (feminine fida, masculine plural fidos, feminine plural fidas)

  1. faithful, loyal