To sever the top from to lose the top of
- cut the head of
- To sever the pinnacle from; to take off your head of.
To cut down, slice, slice, etc. someones mind.
Old English beheafdian, from be-, here with privative force, + heafod (see mind (n.)). Relevant: Beheaded; beheading.
(v. t.) To sever your head from; to remove your head of.
Gabe resisted the urge to behead the Immortal.