Farer vs Yarer - What's the difference?
As a noun farer
is (archaic) tripper.
As an adjective yarer is
(archaic) Ready; prepared.
Ready, alert, prepared, prompt.
Eager, keen, lively, handy; agile, nimble.
(nautical, of a ship) Easily manageable and answering readily to the helm; yar.
* Sir Walter Raleigh
- Be yare in thy preparation.
- The lesser [ship] will come and go, leave or take, and is yare ; whereas the greater is slow.