Definition of hearthward in English:

hearthward

adverb

  • Towards or in the direction of a hearth. Also in extended use: homeward.

adjective

  • Directed towards or situated near a hearth. rare.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Walter Savage Landor (1775–1864), poet and author. From hearth + -ward.

Pronunciation

hearthward

/ˈhɑːθwəd/