Wellaway definitions

wĕl'ə-wā'
Used to express woe or distress.
interjection
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A lamentation.
noun
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Alas.
interjection
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(archaic) Expressing sadness, regret etc.
interjection
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Origin of wellaway

Middle English alteration (influenced by well well) (awai away) of Old English weilāwei alteration (influenced by Old Scandinavian wei woe) of wā lā wā woe woe lo lo