Pronunciation: (fils),[key] —n., —pl.fils. 1. a coin and monetary unit of Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, and the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, the 100th part of a dinar.
2. a bronze coin of the United Arab Emirates, the 100th part of a dirham.
3. an aluminum coin and monetary unit of the Yemen Arab Republic, the 100th part of a riyal. Also,fil.
Pronunciation: (fēs),[key] —n., —pl.fils.French. son: sometimes used after a name with the meaning of Jr., as in Dumas fils. Cf. père.