fede ring

noun
fe·​de ring | \ ˈfā(ˌ)dā-, It ˈfāādā \

Definition of fede ring

: a finger ring typically bearing a device in the shape of two clasped hands and used especially among Europeans as a token of loyalty or faith between two persons sometimes : wedding ring

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History and Etymology for fede ring

Italian fede faith, from Latin fides

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“Fede ring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fede%20ring. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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