As adjectives the difference between fere and fewe
is that fere
is (obsolete) fierce while fewe
As a noun fere
is a companion, comrade or friend.
(etyl) (Northumbrian) ).
A companion, comrade or friend.
*1485 , Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte Darthur , Book V:
*:they swange oute their swerdis and slowe of noble men of armys mo than an hondred – and than they rode ayen to theire ferys .
(label) A spouse; an animal's mate.
*(Edmund Spenser) (c.1552–1599)
*:And Cambel took Cambrina to his fere .
*1830 , , ‘
Supposed Confessions of a Second-Rate Sensitive Mind’:
*:The lamb rejoiceth in the year, / And raceth freely with his fere , / And answers to his mother’s calls / From the flower’d furrow.