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Related to hôte: Hote
v. t. & i.1.To command; to enjoin.
[pres. & imp. Hatte Hot ( ), etc.; p. p. Hote, Hoten ( ), Hot, etc. See Hight, Hete.]
2.To promise.
3.To be called; to be named.
There as I was wont to hote Arcite,
Now hight I Philostrate, not worth a mite.
- Chaucer.