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Meaning and Origin of: Fidel

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Latin : Faithful

Last name origin & meaning:

  • Italian, Catalan, Galician, and Spanish : from the personal name Fidel, from Latin fidelis ‘of the faith’.
  • Jewish (Ashkenazic) : metonymic occupational name for a fiddler, from Yiddish fidl ‘fiddle’.