As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- (-xta, -xt), v. to hiccough; to sob; meðan í önd hixti, while the breath rattled in his throat.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᛋᛏᛅ
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