miedo

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Old Spanish[edit]

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From Latin metum, singular accusative of metus (fear, dread).

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miedo m (plural miedos)

  1. fear
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f 2va.
      la mugier / de loth torno la cabeça e [i]zos / ymagen de ſal. Loth ouo miedo / de ſeer en ſegor eſubio alas mõ / tãnas có ſus. ij. fijas.
      Lot's wife turned her head back and became a figure of salt. Lot was afraid of this and so he left for the mountains with his two daughters.

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish miedo, from Latin metus.

Noun[edit]

miedo m (plural miedos)

  1. fear
    Tengo miedo - I am afraid (literally, I have fear)

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