Having a heart; having (such) a heart (regarded as the seat of the affections, disposition, or character).
Shaped like a heart; cordate.
Seated or laid up in the heart.
I hate the Moor: my cause is hearted.
⇒ This word is chiefly used in composition; as, hard-hearted, faint-hearted, kind-hearted, lion-hearted, stout-hearted, etc. Hence the nouns hard-heartedness, faint-heartedness, etc.
© Webster 1913.