a brown and black, red-eyed Australian bird, Centropus phasianinus, with a pheasantlike tail.
[fee-bah, fib-ah] /ˈfi bɑ, ˈfɪb ɑ/ noun 1. a female day name for Friday. See under . noun 1. (formerly, especially in creole-speaking cultures) a name given at birth to a black child, in accordance with African customs, indicating the child’s sex and the day of the week on which he or she was born, […]
[fee-bee] /ˈfi bi/ noun 1. a female given name. /ˈfiːbɪ/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Phoebe1 a “deaconess of the church at Cenchrea,” the port of Corinth. She was probably the bearer of Paul’s epistle to the Romans. Paul commended her to the Christians at Rome; “for she hath been,” says he, “a succourer […]
[French fe-druh] /French ˈfɛ drə/ noun 1. a tragedy (1677) by Racine.
[fahy-dip-i-deez] /faɪˈdɪp ɪˌdiz/ noun 1. the Athenian runner who secured aid from Sparta in the struggle between the Athenians and the Persians 490 b.c. /faɪˈdɪpɪˌdiːz/ noun 1. 5th century bc. Athenian athlete, who ran to Sparta to seek help against the Persians before the Battle of Marathon (490 bc)