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Survey of English Place-Names

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on þane imeren hole weg

Field in the Parish of Compton Abbas

Historical Forms

  • on þane imeren hole weg 956 ShaftR

Etymology

on þane imeren hole weg('hollow way on the boundary', v.(ge)mǣre(theform imeren is corrupt), hol2, weg)