feirie


fei·rie

adjective \ˈfē-rē\

Definition of FEIRIE

Scottish
:  nimble, strong

Origin of FEIRIE

Middle English (Scots) fery, from Old English fēre able to go; akin to Old English faran to travel, fare
First Known Use: before 12th century

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