fidus

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Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

fidus

  1. conditional of fidi

Ido[edit]

Verb[edit]

fidus

  1. conditional of fidar

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *feiðos, from the same root as fīdō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fīdus m ‎(feminine fīda, neuter fīdum); first/second declension

  1. trusty, trustworthy, credible
  2. loyal, faithful
  3. steadfast
  4. certain, safe

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative fīdus fīda fīdum fīdī fīdae fīda
genitive fīdī fīdae fīdī fīdōrum fīdārum fīdōrum
dative fīdō fīdō fīdīs
accusative fīdum fīdam fīdum fīdōs fīdās fīda
ablative fīdō fīdā fīdō fīdīs
vocative fīde fīda fīdum fīdī fīdae fīda

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • fidus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • fidus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • FIDUS in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • fidus in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) historic times: historicorum fide contestata memoria
    • (ambiguous) an acknowledged historical fact: res historiae fide comprobata
    • (ambiguous) to remain loyal: in fide manere (B. G. 7. 4. 5)
    • (ambiguous) to undermine a person's loyalty: de fide deducere or a fide abducere aliquem
    • (ambiguous) having exchanged pledges, promises: fide data et accepta (Sall. Iug. 81. 1)
    • (ambiguous) to be bound by one's word; to be on one's honour: fide obstrictum teneri (Pis. 13. 29)
    • (ambiguous) to promise an oath to..: iureiurando ac fide se obstringere, ut

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

fidus

  1. predicative plural of fid