A Lackadaisical Lexicon for Laggard Logophiles
BANE
[noun]
1. a person or thing that ruins or spoils. 
2. a deadly poison (often used in combination, as in the names of poisonous plants). 
3. death; destruction; ruin. 
4. Obsolete: that which causes death or destroys life.
Etymology: Middle English; Old English bana - slayer; cognate with Old Norse bani - death, murderer, Old Frisian bona - murder, Old Saxon bano - murderer, Old High German bano - slayer, bana - death; akin to Old English benn, Gothic banja - wound.

BANE

[noun]

1. a person or thing that ruins or spoils.

2. a deadly poison (often used in combination, as in the names of poisonous plants).

3. death; destruction; ruin.

4. Obsolete: that which causes death or destroys life.

Etymology: Middle English; Old English bana - slayer; cognate with Old Norse bani - death, murderer, Old Frisian bona - murder, Old Saxon bano - murderer, Old High German bano - slayer, bana - death; akin to Old English benn, Gothic banja - wound.

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