Blew vs Alew - What's the difference?

blew | alew |


As nouns the difference between blew and alew

is that blew is while alew is (obsolete|rare) a cry of despair.

As a verb blew

is (blow).

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

blew

English

Verb

(head)
  • (blow)
  • alew

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete, rare) A cry of despair.
  • *1596 , (Edmund Spenser), The Faerie Queene , V.6:
  • *:Yet did she not lament with loude alew , / As women wont, but with deepe sighes and singults few.