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EsperantoEdit

Greek Alphabet
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek φῖ (phî, the letter Φ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfio/
  • Hyphenation: fi‧o

NounEdit

fio (accusative singular fion, plural fioj, accusative plural fiojn)

  1. phi

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

fio m (plural fii)

  1. retribution
  2. penalty

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Passive form of faciō ("to do"). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰew- (to grow, become, come into being, appear). Compare the construction of -bo (i.e. amabo, placebo, nocebo).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active fīō, present infinitive fierī, perfect active factus sum ([[semi-deponent]])

  1. I become, am made
  2. I happen
  3. I take place

InflectionEdit

VerbEdit

fiō

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of faciō

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Aromanian: escu (in part)
  • English: fiat
  • Romanian: fi (in part)

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese fio, from Latin filum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fio m (plural fios)

  1. chain
  2. thread
  3. string
  4. wire

RomanschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ficātum.

NounEdit

fio m (plural fios)

  1. (anatomy, Puter) liver

SynonymsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Vallader) gnirom
  • (Surmiran) nirom
  • (Puter) gniram
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) dir
  • (Surmiran) deir

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

fio

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) preterite indicative form of fiar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) preterite indicative form of fiar.