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fils

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noun \ˈfēs\

Definition of fils

  1. :  son —used after a family name to distinguish a son from his father

Origin and Etymology of fils

French, from Old French fils, fiz, fil, from Latin filius — more at feminine


First Known Use: 1786


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fils

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noun \ˈfils\

Definition of fils

plural

fils

  1. a monetary subunit of the dinar (Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait), dirham (United Arab Emirates), and rial (Yemen) — see dinar, dirham, rial at money table

Origin and Etymology of fils

Arabic


First Known Use: 1931


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