feal

[feel]
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adjective

Archaic. faithful; loyal.

Nearby words

  1. fdm,
  2. fdp,
  3. fdr,
  4. fe,
  5. fe.,
  6. fealty,
  7. fear,
  8. feared,
  9. fearful,
  10. fearfully

Origin of feal

1550–60; < Old French feal; see fealty

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British Dictionary definitions for feal

feal

adjective

an archaic word for faithful

Word Origin for feal

C16: from Old French feeil, from Latin fidēlis

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