As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
hita Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. u, f. a heating, Fbr. 149.
- COMPDS: hitueldr, hituhús, hituketill, hituvatn.
- 2. að, to heat.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fóstbræðra Saga. (D. II.)
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