fidei

Fidei Defensor

[fee-de-ee de-fen-sohr; English fahy-dee-ahy di-fen-sawr]
noun Latin.
Defender of the Faith: one of the titles of English sovereigns.
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Fidei Defensor (ˈfaɪdɪˌaɪ dɪˈfɛnsɔː)
 
n
defender of the faith; a title given to Henry VIII by Pope Leo X, and appearing on Brit coins as FID DEF or FD

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