What Does FELFIE Mean?

FELFIE means "Farmer Selfie". A FELFIE is a photographic self-portrait taken by a farmer. The FELFIE began as a way to put a face to farming to encourage buyers to source more locally. It is often said that the term was invented by William Wilson, a farmer's son, who started farmerselfies.com.

Summary of Key Points

"Farmer Selfie" is the most common definition for FELFIE on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Definition:Farmer Selfie
Type:Portmanteau Word
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

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When I write FELFIE, I mean this:

meaning of FELFIE
FELFIE is a portmanteau word formed from "farmer" and "selfie".


Examples of FELFIE in Sentences

Here is an example of FELFIE being used in a conversation:
  • Person A: My prized goat won a show last week.
  • Person B: You should take a FELFIE with her!

An Academic Look at FELFIE

The term FELFIE is a portmanteau word, which is the term for when two words are merged into one. (DOKE (from Diet Coke) is another example of a portmanteau word.)
The term FELFIE is an amalgam of the words "farmer" and "selfie."

Our Slide Show "The Evolution of the SELFIE"

Read more about the different types of SELFIE.

Example of FELFIE Used in a Text


See Also

SELFIE (self-taken camera picture of oneself) BELFIE (self-taken camera picture of your bottom) HELFIE (self-taken camera picture of one's hair) DRELFIE (a drunken self-taken camera picture) DRONIE (a drone-taken camera picture of oneself) WELFIE (self-taken camera picture of oneself working out) SHELFIE (self-taken camera picture of a shelf) YOUIE (self-taken camera picture of someone else) USSIE (a group self-taken camera picture)