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Pronunciation: /fis/

Translation of fils in English:

nom masculin invariable


fils de bonne famille

, fils de famille
  • boy from a good family

Fils de Dieu

  • (Religion)
    Son of God

Fils prodigue

  • (Bible)
    Prodigal Son

fils de pute [vulgaire]

fils spirituel

  • spiritual heir


tel père, tel fils

like father, like son [proverbe]

c'est bien le fils de son père/sa mère

he's very much his father's/his mother's son
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