in truth; really; indeed.

1250–1300; Middle English; see very, -ly Unabridged
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verily (ˈvɛrɪlɪ)
archaic (sentence modifier) in truth; truly: verily, thou art a man of God
[C13: from very + -ly²]

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Word Origin & History

c.1300, from M.E. verray "true, real" (see very) + -ly.
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Example sentences
By these perfidies, he has verily shewn himself to be unfit to rule a free people.
Verily, many people would want to shun crowded places, and keeping a distance
  from one another appears to be the norm of living.
Therefore a priest is verily no longer a priest after deposition.
Verily a public office is held on the implied condition that the officer will
  perform the duties belonging to it.
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