Translation of fe in English:

fe

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  • 2 [formal] (testimonio) dar fe de algo to testify to sth doy fe de su honestidad I can testify to o/or vouch for his honesty doy fe de que el documento es auténtico I vouch for the authenticity of the document, I certify that the document is authentic en fe de todo ello [formal] in witness hereof [formal] a fe mía [arcaico/archaic] upon my soul [arcaico/archaic]

    Compounds

    fe de bautismo

    • certificate of baptism

    fe de erratas

    fe de errores

    fe de soltería

    • document certifying that a person is not married

    fe de vida

    • document certifying that a person is still alive
  • 3 (voluntad, intención) buena/mala fe good/bad faith actuar de buena/mala fe to act in good/bad faith no dudo de su buena fe I don't doubt his good intentions lo hizo con la mejor fe del mundo he did it with the best of intentions

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Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.