feirie

[feer-ee]

adjective Scot.

healthy; strong.

Nearby words

  1. feininger, lyonel,
  2. feinschmecker,
  3. feint,
  4. feints,
  5. feira de santana,
  6. feisal,
  7. feisal i,
  8. feisal ii,
  9. feist,
  10. feisty

Origin of feirie

1375–1425; late Middle English (Scots) fery, equivalent to fer (Old English fēre able-bodied, fit, derivative of fōr journey; see fare) + -y1

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