fey


fey

adjective \ˈfā\

Definition of FEY

1
a chiefly Scottish :  fated to die :  doomed
b :  marked by a foreboding of death or calamity
2
a :  able to see into the future :  visionary
b :  marked by an otherworldly air or attitude
c :  crazy, touched
3
a :  excessively refined :  precious
b :  quaintly unconventional :  campy
fey·ly adverb
fey·ness noun

Origin of FEY

Middle English feye, from Old English ̄ge; akin to Old High German feigi doomed and perhaps to Old English fāh hostile, outlawed — more at foe
First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Occult Terms

augury, censor, invocation, lucidity, metempsychosis, mojo, numinous, preternatural, weird, wraith

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