Found 3 items, similar to Familiar.
English → Indonesian
English → English
adj 1: well known or easily recognized; “a familiar figure”
; “familiar guests”
2: within normal everyday experience; common and ordinary; not
strange; “familiar ordinary objects found in every home”
“a familiar everyday scene”
; “a familiar excuse”
; “a day
like any other filled with familiar duties and
3: (usually followed by `with') well informed about or knowing
thoroughly; “conversant with business trends”
with the complex machinery”
; “he was familiar with those
4: having mutual interests or affections; of established
friendship; “on familiar terms”
; “pretending she is on an
intimate footing with those she slanders”
n 1: a person attached to the household of a high official (as a
pope or bishop) who renders service in return for
2: a person who is frequently in the company of another;
; “comrades in arms”
3: a spirit (usually in animal form) that acts as an assistant
to a witch or wizard [syn: familiar spirit
English → English
1. An intimate; a companion.
All my familiars watched for my halting. --Jer. xx.
2. An attendant demon or evil spirit. --Shak.
3. (Court of Inquisition) A confidential officer employed in
the service of the tribunal, especially in apprehending
and imprisoning the accused.
, a. [OE. familer, familier, F. familier,
fr. L. familiaris, fr. familia family. See Family
1. Of or pertaining to a family; domestic. “Familiar
2. Closely acquainted or intimate, as a friend or companion;
well versed in, as any subject of study; as, familiar with
3. Characterized by, or exhibiting, the manner of an intimate
friend; not formal; unconstrained; easy; accessible. “In
loose, familiar strains.”
Be thou familiar, but by no means vulgar. --Shak.
4. Well known; well understood; common; frequent; as, a
That war, or peace, or both at once, may be
As things acquainted and familiar to us. --Shak.
There is nothing more familiar than this. --Locke.
5. Improperly acquainted; wrongly intimate. --Camden.
, a demon or evil spirit supposed to attend
at call. --1 Sam. xxviii. 3, 7-9.