Definition of Lanely
1. lonely [adj] - See also: lonely
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Literary usage of Lanely
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Poems of Places by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1876)
"... Castle's lanely wa's J- The wintry wind howls wild and dreary; Though mirk the cheerless e'ening fa's, Yet I ha'e vowed to meet my Mary. ..."
2. Life and Songs of the Baroness Nairne: With a Memoir and Poems of Caroline by Carolina Oliphant Nairne Nairne, Caroline Oliphant, Charles Rogers (1869)
"SAW ye ne'er a lanely lassie, Thinkin' gin she were a wife, The sun o' joy wad ne'er gae down, But warm and cheer her a' her life ? ..."
3. The Poets of the Nineteenth Century by Robert Aris Willmott (1857)
"... And her voice like the distant melodye, That floats along the twilight sea. But she loved to raike the lanely glen, And keeped afar frae the ..."
4. A Complete Word and Phrase Concordance to the Poems and Songs of Robert by J. B. Reid (1889)
"In lanely glens ye like to stray ; . . Add. to the Deit.j. " Love, I like the burn, Nor hear your crack. ... le. 20. A blessing: on the cheery gang And ay ..."
5. Ingleside Rhaims: Verses in the Dialect of Burns by Jeremiah Eames Rankin (1887)
"... For that hame-gathering us prepare, An" teach us a' the sangs I lanely AGNES MURRAY. i. OH ! lanely Agnes Murray, Wi' teeth like drifted snaw, ..."