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    Fame is the quality of being well-known and in the public eye. Celebrities are famous by definition. Fame may also refer to

  2. The Simple English Wiktionary has a definition for: fame. Fame or Famous may refer to: The condition of being a celebrity. Fame (musical), a Broadway musical. The Fame, a Lady Gaga album. F.A.M.E. (album), an album by Chris Brown. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Fame. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.

  3. Fame is a 1980 American teen musical film directed by Alan Parker. Set in New York City , it chronicles the lives and hardships of students attending the High School of Performing Arts (known today as Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School ), from their auditions to their freshman, sophomore, junior and senior years.

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    Etymology

    From Middle English fame, from Old French fame (“celebrity, renown”), itself borrowed from Latin fāma (“talk, rumor, report, reputation”), from Proto-Indo-European *bheh₂meh₂-, from *bʰeh₂- (“to speak, say, tell”). Cognate with Ancient Greek φήμη (phḗmē, “talk”). Related also to Latin for (“speak, say”, verb), Old English bōian (“to boast”), Old English bēn (“prayer, request”), Old English bannan (“to summon, command, proclaim”). More at ban. Displaced native Old English hlīsa.

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /feɪm/ 2. Rhymes: -eɪm

    Noun

    fame (usually uncountable, plural fames) 1. (now rare) What is said or reported; gossip, rumour. 1.1. 1667, John Milton, Paradise Lost, Book 1, ll. 651-4: 1.1.1. There went a famein Heav'n that he ere long / Intended to create, and therein plant / A generation, whom his choice regard / Should favour […]. 1.2. 2012, Faramerz Dabhoiwala, The Origins of Sex, Penguin 2013, page 23: 1.2.1. If the accused could produce a specified number of honest neighbours to swear publicly that the suspicion was...

    Etymology

    From Vulgar Latin *faminem or *famen, from Latin famēs (“hunger”), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰH- (“to disappear”).

    Noun

    fame f (plural fames) 1. hunger 1.1. Teníemos fame. 1.1.1. We're hungry. 1.1.2. (literally, “We have hunger.”)

    Adverb

    fame 1. famously

    Alternative forms

    1. fome

    Etymology

    From Old Galician and Old Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin *fam(i)ne(m) or more likely *famen, from Latin famēs (“hunger”), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰH- (“to disappear”). Cognate with Portuguese fome, French faim, Italian fame and Romanian foame.

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): [ˈfamɪ]

    Etymology

    From Latin famēs (“hunger”)/Latin famem (“hunger”), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰH- (“to disappear”). Compare Galician fame, French faim, Portuguese fome and Romanian foame.

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ˈfa.me/ 2. Rhymes: -ame 3. Hyphenation: fà‧me

    Noun

    fame f (plural fami) 1. hunger 1.1. 2006, Società Biblica di Ginevra, Nuova Riveduta 2006, Psalm 33:19: 1.1.1. per liberarli dalla morte e conservarli in vita in tempo di fame. 1.1.1.1. to deliver them from death and to keep them alive in times of hunger. 1.1. Ho fame. 1.1.1. I'm hungry (literally: I have hunger).

    Noun

    famē 1. ablative singular of famēs

    References

    1. fame in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis(augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887) 2. fame in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia‎

    Etymology

    From French femme (“woman”).

    Noun

    fame 1. woman

    References

    1. Alcée Fortier, Louisiana Folktales

    Alternative forms

    1. fam, feme

    Etymology

    From Latin femina.

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ˈfamə/

    Etymology

    From Latin famēs (“hunger”), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰH- (“to disappear”). Cognate with Portuguese fome, French faim, Italian fame and Romanian foame.

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ˈfame/, [ˈfa.me]

    Noun

    fame f (plural fames) 1. hunger 1.1. Synonym: hambre 2. famine

  5. en.wikipedia.org › wiki › CelebrityCelebrity - Wikipedia

    Celebrity is a condition of fame and broad public recognition of an individual or group as a result of the attention given to them by mass media.A person may attain a celebrity status from having great wealth, their participation in sports or the entertainment industry, their position as a political figure, or even from their connection to another celebrity.

  6. Define fame. fame synonyms, fame pronunciation, fame translation, English dictionary definition of fame. widespread reputation, esp. of a favorable character; renown; public eminence: His fame as a writer grew with each novel he wrote.

  7. Fame is the quality of being well-known and in the public eye. Celebrities are famous by definition. Fame may also refer to: Contents 1 Places in the United States 2 Books 3 Film, television and...

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