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Definition of "fides" []

  • Faith personified as a goddess; the goddess of faith. (noun)
  • Faith or trust (noun)

Gnu Collaboartive International Dictionary of English: licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

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Use "fides" in a sentence
  • "Sometimes the lesser man was said to be "in feu" to the greater; the Latin word fides, i.e., "the bond of honour", was a technical word employed."
  • "Indeed, the word fiduciary comes from the Latin word fides, meaning faith."
  • "It’s called faith from the Latin fides, which means to make a commitment to something."