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What does Semper Fi stand for or mean?

I was watching NCIS and they had said this and I have seen bumper sticker that say this... I know it has to do with the Military but I am not sure...Thanks Ladies!!!


Asked by Anonymous at 12:44 AM on Aug. 19, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Just a side note of interest: In Spanish "siempre" means always and "fe" means faith.

    Answer by zboys at 3:41 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Semper Fi, short for Semper Fidelis. Always Faithful. (Fidelis is the root for "fidelity" which means faithfulness.)

    It's the Marine Corps motto.

    Answer by gdiamante at 12:47 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Always Faithful...It is Marine Corps

    Answer by jenellemarie at 12:46 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Semper Fidelis, Always Faithful.

    Answer by TwoBrownDogs at 12:46 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • always faithful, i think. i should know for sure, i took Latin in high school

    Answer by keisha613 at 12:44 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Semper Fi is short for "Semper Fidelis" which is Latin for "Always Faithful"
    It is the Marine Corps motto (which is part of the Navy. NCIS is Navy)

    Answer by Petite.Amante at 12:55 AM on Aug. 19, 2010

  • Semper Fidelis is Latin for "Always Faithful". Well known in the United States as the motto of the U.S. Marine Corps

    Answer by vbruno at 9:22 AM on Aug. 19, 2010