Old English hyÃ¾|hÈ³Ã¾.
hythe (obsolete or archaic)
- a landing-place in a river; a harbour or small port
#:*1954: On the bank of the Silverlode, at some distance up from the meeting of the streams, there was a hythe of white stones and white wood. By it were moored many boats and barges. â€” JRR Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring