- plural of ; events
c. 1599–1602, William Shakespeare, “The Tragedie of Hamlet, Prince of Denmarke”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: Printed by Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358, (please specify the act number in uppercase Roman numerals):, V.ii
- So tell him, with th' occurrents, more and less, / Which have solicited- the rest is silence.
- Withal, I shall perchance, seeing I have so good an occasion offered, touch by the way some occurrents of later time. Lewes Lewkenor, The Usage of English Fugitives Under The King Of Spain and His Ministers, 1595.