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Origin: oe. Feli, felwe, felow, as. Felg, felge; akin to D. Velg, g. Felge, OHG. Felga felly (also, a harrow, but prob. A different word), dan. Felge.

The exterior wooden rim, or a segment of the rim, of a wheel, supported by the spokes.

alternative forms: felloe] Break all the spokes and fellies from her wheel. (Shak)