Middle English Dictionary Entry

stath n.
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(a) A shore; the bank of a river, edge of a pond [last quot. may be error for scath(e n.]; also in proverbs; (b) a dock, wharf, landing place; lond ~, an embankment forming the end of a bridge; (c) in surnames and place names [see Smith PNElem.2.142, 147, 158.].