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ferlie

noun, fer·lie \ˈfer-lē\

Definition of ferlie

plural ferlies

Scottish

  1. :  wonder



Variants of ferlie

also ferly play \ˈfer-lē\

Origin of ferlie

Middle English, from ferly strange, from Old English fǣrlīc unexpected, from fǣr sudden danger — more at fear


First Known Use: 13th century

Rhymes with ferlie


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