Fetter (disambiguation)

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Fetter and similar can mean:

  • Fetters are a type of leg restraint
  • See Fetter (Buddhism) for the Buddhist concept of mental fetter
  • Fetter v. Beale' is an important law case about the crime of mayhem (crime)
  • The French word entravé = "in fetters" can mean "of a vowel, [to be] in a closed syllable"
  • Metaphorically, a fetter may be anything that restricts or restrains in any way, hence the word "unfettered"

Fetter as a Surname[edit]