The lest broll of hys bloude , a barons Pere
Þe leste brolle of his kynne · a barones piere
Þe leste brol of his londR.3.196:
Here alpha's alliteration fails; cf. beta's blode, a reading which is also
found in Ax and Cx. a barounes pere
Þe leeste brolle of þis londF.4.193: The substitution of lond for Bx's blood is owed to alpha. / a baronys peere.