fios

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See also: FiOS and fíos

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fis, fius, from Proto-Celtic *wissus, from Proto-Indo-European *wéydtus, which is derived from *weyd- (know, see).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fios m (genitive singular feasa)

  1. knowledge, information
    Eochair feasa foghlaim.Learning is the key to knowledge.
    —Proverb
    Synonyms: eolas, tuiscint
    1. carnal knowledge
    2. occult knowledge

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fios fhios bhfios
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

fios

  1. Plural of noun fio.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fis, fius, from Proto-Celtic *wissus, from Proto-Indo-European *wéydtus, which is derived from *weyd- (know, see).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fios m (genitive singular fiosa, plural fiosan)

  1. knowledge
    Chan eil fhios agam.I don't know. (literally, “Knowledge is not at me.”)
    Synonym: aithne
  2. indication, information, message, notice, notification, news

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
fios fhios
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]