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14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Middle English verraily, from verray very entry 2 + -ly -ly entry 2
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“Verily.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/verily. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.
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