Posted by R. Berg on February 29, 2004
In Reply to: Hale fellow well met posted by squazeedle on February 29, 2004
: Does anyone know the derivation/meaning of this, as in 'He was a hale fellow well met'?
"Hail" is a greeting. If you use that spelling and type these two words into the Search Archives box:
you'll get some past discussions that explain it all.