miedo

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

miedo m (plural miedos)

  1. fear

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Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin metum, singular accusative of metus (fear, dread).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

miedo m (plural miedos)

  1. fear
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f 2va.
      la mugier / de loth torno la cabeça e [i]zos / ymagen de ſal. Loth ouo miedo / de ſeer en ſegor eſubio alas mõ / tãnas có ſus. ij. fijas.
      Lot's wife turned her head back and became a figure of salt. Lot was afraid of this and so he left for the mountains with his two daughters.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish miedo, from Latin metus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmjedo/, [ˈmjeðo]
  • Hyphenation: mie‧do

Noun[edit]

miedo m (plural miedos)

  1. fear
    Synonyms: temor, pavor, pánico
    Tengo miedo.
    I'm afraid.
    (literally, “I have fear”)

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