noun, verb (used with or without object) Obsolete.
Origin of murther
Examples from the Web for murther
Mrs. O'Grady rolled herself up in the bed-curtains while the nurse screeched "Murther!"Handy Andy, Volume One|Samuel Lover
I am glad of this; sure they have murther'd him, What shall I do?Beaumont & Fletcher's Works (8 of 10)|Francis Beaumont
This murther was committed afore the high altar, as the same Henrie knéeled there to heare diuine seruice.Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (2 of 6): England (8 of 12)|Raphael Holinshed
We might substitute, for instance, "So by this procedure, the murther of the King was pardoned."The Works of John Knox, Volume 2 (of 6)|John Knox
Two crowned heads before the tribunal of a plebeian, and one a defendant against the charge of murther!Rienzi|Edward Bulwer Lytton