Meaning of anerly in English:

anerly

Pronunciation /ˈanəli/

adverb

(also anerlie)
dialect Scottish, British
  • Only, solely; merely.

adjective

(also anerlie)
dialect Scottish, British
  • Single, sole; alone, solitary; only.

Origin

Late Middle English. Variant of only, with insertion of -er- perhaps after e.g. utterly, sunderly, enkerly, etc.; compare variant spellings at only indicating the existence of trisyllabic pronunciations.