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From Proto-Germanic *haitį̄, related to Old Frisian hēte, Old Saxon hēt, Old Norse hiti (Danish hede), Old High German hizzea or hizza (German Hitze). Cognate to Albanian ethe (shiver, fiever), dialectal hethe, and ith (warmth, body heat), dialectal hith.

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hǣte f (nominative plural hǣtan)

  1. heat

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