• Beautiful, of a pleasing appearance, with a pure and fresh quality.
  • Unblemished (figuratively or literally); clean and pure; innocent.
  • Light in color, pale, particularly with regard to skin tone but also referring to blond hair.
  • Just, equitable.
  • Adequate, reasonable, or decent.
  • Favorable to a ship's course.
  • Not overcast; cloudless; clear; pleasant; propitious; said of the sky, weather, or wind, etc.
  • Free from obstacles or hindrances; unobstructed; unencumbered; open; direct; said of a road, passage, etc.
  • Without sudden change of direction or curvature; smooth; flowing; said of the figure of a vessel, and of surfaces, water lines, and other lines.
  • Between the baselines.
  • Taken direct from an opponent's foot, without the ball touching the ground or another player.
  • Not a no ball.
  • Of a coin or die, having equal chance of landing on any side, unbiased.





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  • From Middle English fayr, feir, fager, from Old English fæġer, from Proto-West Germanic *fagr, from Proto-Germanic *fagraz, from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂ḱ-.
  • Cognate with Scots fayr, fare, Danish feir, faver, fager, Norwegian fager, Swedish fager, Icelandic fagur, Umbrian pacer, Slovak pekný. See also peace.
  • From Middle English feyre, from Old French foire, from Latin fēriae.

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