Bosworth Toller's

Anglo-Saxon

Dictionary online

þurh-stician

  • verb [ weak ]
Dictionary links
to stick through, pierce, transfix
Show examples
  • Ðorhsticadun

    transfixerunt,

      Jn. Skt. Lind. 19, 37.
Etymology
[Cf. Heo þuruhstihten Isboset adun into þe schere (percusserunt eum in inguine, 2 Sam. 4, 6), A. R. 272, 12. O. Frs. thruch-steka: O. H. Ger. durh-stehhan confodere, transfigere.]
Full form

Word-wheel

  • þurh-stician, v.