Alew vs Arew - What's the difference?

alew | arew |


As a noun alew

is (obsolete|rare) a cry of despair.

As an adverb arew is

(obsolete) in a row.

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.
  • arew

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • (obsolete) In a row.
  • All her teeth arew . — Spenser.
    (Webster 1913)