What does FAY mean?

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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.

Webster Dictionary

  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.]


  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fay

    fā, n. a fairy. [O. Fr. fee—L. fata, a fairy—L. fatum, fate.]

  2. Fay

    fā, n. (Shak.) faith.

  3. Fay

    fā, v.i. to fit, unite closely.—v.t. to fit together closely. [A.S. fégan; Ger. fügen.]

  4. Fay

    Fey, fā, v.t. (prov.) to clean out, as a ditch.

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  1. FAY

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of FAY in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of FAY in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. Made:

    Ricky Let's drop it. Let's ecks-nay on the becks-nay. Ig-pay atlin-lay. Bobby Will you ut-shay your outh-may Ricky Ayn-saying-ay Bobby I don't know, you're doing it wrong, I don't understand what the hell you're saying. Ricky Onch-pay oo-bay ... ay-bay ay-way Bobby Ut-shay your ace-fay, asshole-ay. Ricky Did you hear that Did you hear what he said Whadaya think of that

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