Mudcat Café message #3769787 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #48317   Message #3769787
Posted By: GUEST
01-Feb-16 - 04:44 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Sheath and Knife
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Sheath and Knife
The meaning of "through ither" isn't as you speculated, but is close kin (reference intended!) to dialectal English "through-other," which is attested and defined here: https://www.bing.com/search?q=%22through+ither%22&form=APIPA1