- Archaic. faithful; loyal.
Origin of feal
Examples from the Web for feal
Historical Examples of feal
Every body begins to feal the trip now, geting tiresome now.
I feal very anctious about you this winter, and how you are a doing.
Take the Pennyryal if you feal wimbly after a long spell of travil.
They wont bight nor jaw back, but they feal az raw and kold az the yelk ov an egg.The Complete Works of Josh Billings
Henry W. Shaw
They was eleven of us children and all when we came through and I feal interrested about my Brothers.The Underground Railroad
- an archaic word for faithful
Word Origin for feal
Word Origin and History for feal
"to hide, conceal," early 14c., a Northern English and Northern Midlands word, from Old Norse fela "to hide," cognate with Gothic filhan "to hide, bury," Old English feolan.
"faithful," 1560s, from Old French feal, collateral form of feeil, from Latin fidelis "loyal" (see fidelity).