Fe
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Fe
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (chemical symbol for iron)
a. Fe
Iron (Fe) has an atomic mass of 55.85.El hierro (Fe) tiene una mas atómica de 55.85.
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fe
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fe(
feh
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (religion)
a. faith
La fe musulmana se practica en todo el mundo.The Muslim faith is practiced all over the world.
2. (trust)
a. faith
Siempre les estaré agradecida por la fe que depositaron en mí y en mi trabajo.I'll always be grateful to you for the faith you placed in me and my work.
3. (intention)
a. faith
Actuó de buena fe, aunque las consecuencias fueran nefastas.She acted in good faith, even though the consequences were dreadful.
4. (document)
a. certificate
Puedes solicitar una copia de tu fe de estado civil en el registro.You can request a copy of your civil status certificate from the registry.
5. (testimony)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Es necesario que un notario dé fe de la firma del contrato.It is necessary for a notary to witness the signing of the contract.
Estos hechos dan fe de que la situación está llegando al límite.These events testify that the situation is reaching its limits.
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fe
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (creencia, confianza)
a. faith
la fe católicathe Catholic faith
hacer algo de buena feto do something in good faith
tener fe ento have faith in, to believe in
la fe mueve montañasfaith can move mountains
2. (documento)
a. certificate
fe de bautismobaptismal certificate
fe de errataserrata
dar fe de queto testify that
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fe
1 (Religión) faith;en in
la fe católica the Catholic faith
la fe del carbonero blind faith
la fe mueve montañas faith moves mountains
2 (confianza) faith
tener fe en algn/algo to have faith in sb/sb; no tengo fe en los abogados I have no faith in lawyers; tiene una fe ciega en ella he has absolute faith in her; no tiene fe en la ciencia he has no faith in science; dar o prestar fe a algo to believe sth; place reliance on sth (formal)
no debéis dar fe a semejantes rumores
3 (intención) faith
buena fe good faith; mala fe bad faith; actuar en o de buena fe to act in good faith
4 (testimonio)
dar fe de algo to vouch for sth; testify to sth; doy fe de ello I can vouch for o testify to that; en fe de lo cual (formal) in witness whereof (formal); a fe in truth; a fe mía por mi fe by my faith; upon my honour
5 (fidelidad) fidelity
6 (certificado) certificate
fe de bautismo certificate of baptism
fe de erratas fe de errores (en libro) errata; (en periódico) correction
fe de soltería proof of single status
fe de vida certificate testifying that a person is still alive
fe pública authority to attest documents
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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