faery see FAERIE (Cf. faerie).

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

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  • Faery — Fa [ e]r*y, n. & a. Fairy. [Archaic] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • faery — /fay euh ree, fair ee/, n., pl. faeries, adj. faerie. Also, faëry. * * * …   Universalium

  • faery — Fairy Fair y, n.; pl. {Fairies}. [OE. fairie, faierie, enchantment, fairy folk, fairy, OF. faerie enchantment, F. f[ e]er, fr. LL. Fata one of the goddesses of fate. See {Fate}, and cf. {Fay} a fairy.] [Written also {fa[ e]ry}.] 1. Enchantment;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • faery — I. noun see faerie II. adjective see faerie …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • faery — fae|ry faerie [ˈfeəri US ˈferi] n plural faeries old use a ↑fairy …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • faery — fairy, ferry …   American English homophones

  • faery — n. fairy, nymph, pixy, imaginary small humanlike creature with supernatural powers; imaginary home of fairies …   English contemporary dictionary

  • faery — freya …   Anagrams dictionary

  • faery — noun (C) old use a fairy (1) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • faery — fa·ery …   English syllables

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