Meaning and Origin of: Fidel

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Faithful

Family name origins & meanings

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