Possibly related to Low German todden (“to drag”).
Tode Sentence Examples
Others are Odhins Trost (Leipzig, 1880); Die Kreuzfahrer (Leipzig, 1884); Odhins Rache (Leipzig, 1891); Julian der Abtriinnige (Leipzig, 1894), and one of the most popular, Bis zum Tode getreu (Leipzig, 1887).
It is important to notice that Fechner maintained this " world-view " in a little book, Das Biichlein vom Leben nach dem Tode, which he originally published in 1836 under the pseudonym of Dr Mises, but which he afterwards republished in his own name in 1866, and again in 1887, as a sketch of his Weltansicht.
Hausser, Deutsche Geschichte corn Tode Friedrichs des Grossen bis zur Grundung des Deutschen Bundes (Berlin, I 8611863), and K.T.