híð (ON) noun

A bear caught in a lair belonged to the man who owned the ground where the lair was found (GuL ch. 94). Hired slaves were not to be sent to bears’ lairs (GuL ch. 69).

lair ONorw GuL Løb, Llb Refs:

KLNM s.v.v. björnejakt, jakt

  • ‘híð’. A Lexicon of Medieval Nordic Law.

  • http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/2162