Definitions for FAYfeɪ

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  1. Fay(ProperNoun)

    , originally a nickname from "faith, loyalty" or "a fairy".

  2. Fay(ProperNoun)

    , anglicized from u00D3 Fiaich and u00D3 Fathaigh.

  3. Fay(ProperNoun)

    A female given name, pet form of Faith or Frances; often used as a middle name.

  4. Origin: From fegien, fæien, from fægja, from fēgijanan, from pōḱ-. Cognate with feja, feje, fegen, vegen. More at feague, fake, fair.

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  1. Fay(noun)

    a fairy; an elf

  2. Fay(noun)

    faith; as, by my fay

  3. Fay(verb)

    to fit; to join; to unite closely, as two pieces of wood, so as to make the surface fit together

  4. Fay(verb)

    to lie close together; to fit; to fadge; -- often with in, into, with, or together

  5. Origin: [OF. fei, F. foi. See Faith.]

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  1. Fay

    Fay is an American sitcom starring Lee Grant as the title character. The series aired on NBC from September 1975 to June 1976.

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