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Survey of English Place-Names

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duos Akirhefedes

Field in the Parish of Wyham cum Cadeby

Historical Forms

  • duos Akirhefedes 1318 Foster
  • duos akirheuedes 1319 Foster

Etymology

duos Akirhefedes 1318, duos akirheuedes 1319('two selion heads', v. æcer, hēafod)