filé

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See also: file and fíle

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

filé ‎(uncountable)

  1. A spicy herb made from the dried and ground leaves of the North American sassafras tree (Sassafras albidum) and used in Louisiana Creole cooking.

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

filé n

  1. fillet (strip of deboned meat or fish)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From filer 'to turn into (a) thread(s)', from Latin filare, from filum 'thread'.

Verb[edit]

filé m ‎(feminine singular filée, masculine plural filés, feminine plural filées)

  1. past participle of filer

Noun[edit]

filé m ‎(plural filés)

  1. A simple or twisted textile thread, as used for needlework
  2. A fine, equivalent precious metal thread, used in luxury production
    Les filés d'or et d'argent ont maintes applications en orfèvrerie, couture etc.
    God and silver threads have plenty uses in jewelry, fashion etc.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French filet, ultimately from Latin fīlum ‎(thread).

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Noun[edit]

filé m (plural filés)

  1. fillet (strip of deboned meat or fish)

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

filé

  1. First-person singular (yo) preterite indicative form of filar.