Origin of fee tailAnglo-French fee tailé from fee (see fee) + tailé, past participle of taillir, to cut, limit (OFr taillier): see tailor
fee tailfee tail
nounpl. fees tail
Origin of fee tailMiddle English fe taille from Anglo-Norman fee taile fee fee ; see fee . Old French taile past participle of tailier to cut ; see tailor .
(plural fee tails)
Derived from the Middle Latin foedum talliatum.