faie

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French feie, fee, from Old French fae, from Vulgar Latin Fāta.

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Adjective[edit]

faie

  1. Magical, enchanted, or otherworldly; fey or fae.
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  • English: fey, fae, fay
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Noun[edit]

faie

  1. (rare) Something which is magical, enchanted, or otherworldly.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English fǣġe.

Adjective[edit]

faie

  1. Alternative form of fey (marked for death)

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French feie, foie, from Late Latin fīcātum (liver), from Latin iecur fīcātum (fig-stuffed liver).

Noun[edit]

faie f (plural faies)

  1. (Jersey, anatomy, food) liver

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