murther

[ mur-th er ]
/ ˈmɜr ðər /
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noun, verb (used with or without object) Obsolete.

Origin of murther

before 900; Middle English morther, Old English morthor; cognate with Gothic maurthr. See mortal
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British Dictionary definitions for murther

murther

/ (ˈmɜːðə) /

noun, verb

an archaic word for murder

Derived Forms

murtherer, noun
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