√PHER root. “*ready, prompt”
An unglossed root given as √PHERE appearing in Definitive Linguistic Notes (DLN) from 1959 with derivatives like S. fair “quick, ready, prompt” and Q. ferya-/S. feria- “make ready (promptly)” (PE17/181), so the root probably meant “*ready, prompt”.
Reference ✧ PE17/181 ✧ PHERE