Felix

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See also: felix, FELIX, Félix, and Fêlix

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Fēlīx (literally happy, lucky).

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Felix

  1. A male given name from Latin.
    • 1611, The Holy Bible, [] (King James Version), imprinted at London: By Robert Barker, [], OCLC 964384981, Acts 24:24:
      And after certain days, when Felix came with his wife Drusilla, which was a Jewess, he sent for Paul, and heard him concerning the faith in Christ.
    • 2005 Marc Cerasini, etc, Operation Hell Gate, HarperEntertainment, →ISBN, page 134:
      Had a funny first name, like Oscar or maybe - no! I remember now. It was Felix. Felix Tanner.
  2. A generic name given to a cat.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Félix, from Latin Fēlīx.

Proper noun[edit]

Felix

  1. a male given name from Latin

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Fēlīx.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈfɛlɪks]
  • Rhymes: -ɪks
  • Hyphenation: Fe‧lix

Proper noun[edit]

Felix m anim

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Felix

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Fēlīx.

Proper noun[edit]

Felix

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Felix

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Fēlīx.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfeːlɪks/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Fe‧lix

Proper noun[edit]

Felix

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Felix

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Fēlīx.

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Felix m

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Felix

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fēlīx (lucky, happy).

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Fēlīx m sg (genitive Fēlīcis); third declension

  1. A Roman cognomen, later the name of early Christian saints.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Fēlīx
Genitive Fēlīcis
Dative Fēlīcī
Accusative Fēlīcem
Ablative Fēlīce
Vocative Fēlīx

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Fēlīx.

Proper noun[edit]

Felix

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Felix

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Fēlīx.

Proper noun[edit]

Felix c (genitive Felix)

  1. A male given name from Latin, equivalent to English Felix

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