Which preposition to use with impale

on Occurrences 11%

Impaled on the dexter side with those of his patron saint, Edward the Confessor.

in Occurrences 3%

If the latter, it means to enfold with a pall; but Cleveland uses impale in the same sense

With Occurrences 2%

At last the seer it reaches, him impales With its sharp horns: but valiant is the seer He grasps its crest and fights without a fear.

for Occurrences 1%

I begin to tremble for the poor Greeks; they will be sacrificed like the Catalans, and left to be impaled for rebellion, as soon as that vainglorious woman the Czarina has glutted her lust of fame, and secured Azoph by a peace, which I hear is all she insists on keeping.

of Occurrences 1%

There are, besides the above-mentioned, innumerable Retainers to Physick, who, for want of other Patients, amuse themselves with the stifling of Cats in an Air Pump, cutting up Dogs alive, or impaling of Insects upon the point of a Needle for Microscopical Observations; besides those that are employed in the gathering of Weeds, and the Chase of Butterflies: Not to mention the Cockle-shell-Merchants and Spider-catchers.

Which preposition to use with  impale