|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) One who halts or limps; a cripple.
2. (n.) A strong strap or cord.
3. (n.) A rope or strap, with or without a headstall, for leading or tying a horse.
4. (n.) A rope for hanging malefactors; a noose.
5. (v. t.) To tie by the neck with a rope, strap, or halter; to put a halter on; to subject to a hangman's halter.
Halter (1 Occurrence)
Proverbs 26:3 A whip for the horse, a mouth-bit for the ass, and a rod for the back of the foolish. (See NIV)