See also: Fiel and -fiel

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French fiel, fel, according to the TLFi, a borrowing from Latin fel, itself ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰelh₃- (green).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fjɛl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

fiel m (plural fiels)

  1. bile

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

fiel

  1. first/third-person singular preterite of fallen

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

fiel (plural fiels)

  1. Alternative form of fiele

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese fiel, from Latin fidēlis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fiel (plural fiéis, comparable)

  1. faithful, loyal
    Irene é fiel ao seu marido.
    Irene is faithful to her husband.
    Os cachorros são fiéis.
    Dogs are loyal.
  2. true, trustworthy, accurate

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Further readingEdit

  • fiel” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish fiel, from Latin fidēlis.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

fiel (plural fieles) (superlative fidelísimo)

  1. faithful, true
    Irene siempre ha sido fiel a su marido.Irene has always been faithful to her husband.
    fiel a quien eres.Be true to who you are.
  2. loyal
    Los perros son fieles.Dogs are loyal.

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