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 1960s.

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.

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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]

fīdō (present infinitive fīdere, perfect active fīsus sum); third conjugation, semi-deponent

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

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of fido (third conjugation, semi-deponent)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fīdō fīdis fīdit fīdimus fīditis fīdunt
imperfect fīdēbam fīdēbās fīdēbat fīdēbāmus fīdēbātis fīdēbant
future fīdam fīdēs fīdet fīdēmus fīdētis fīdent
perfect fīsus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect fīsus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect fīsus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fīdam fīdās fīdat fīdāmus fīdātis fīdant
imperfect fīderem fīderēs fīderet fīderēmus fīderētis fīderent
perfect fīsus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect fīsus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present fīde fīdite
future fīditō fīditō fīditōte fīduntō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives fīdere fīsus esse fīsūrus esse
participles fīdēns fīsus fīsūrus

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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