Dictionary » F » Fitz



a son; used in compound names, to indicate paternity, especially. Of the illegitimate sons of kings and princes of the blood; as, Fitzroy, the son of the king; Fitzclarence, the son of the duke of Clarence.

Origin: OF. Fils, filz, fiz, son, f. Fils, L. Filius. See filial.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum

The Fiber Disease

... toxin, and in 1953 Hannay described the development of the crystal toxin in relation to the sporulation cycle. Hannay (1953) and Hannay and Fitz-James (1955) observed that the diamond-shaped crystals or parasporal bodies are composed primarily of protein and suggested that the crystals might ...

See entire post
by Skytroll
Thu Sep 21, 2006 2:00 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6246152

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,041 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link