lich stone


a large stone on which to rest a coffin momentarily at the entrance to a cemetery.

Origin of lich stone

First recorded in 1860–65 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for lich stone

  • The Lich-Stone is often found without any building attached to it, and frequently without even a gate.