Flew vs Alew - What's the difference?

flew | alew |


As a verb flew

is (fly).

As a noun alew is

(obsolete|rare) a cry of despair.

flew

English

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.