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Redys nok '

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • Redys nok ' 1467×84 LTD

Etymology

Redys nok' 1467 × 84 (v. nōk; prob. with the surn. Reed, an original by - name from OE   rēad' red', alluding to complexion or to hair; otherwise v. hrēod)