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Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Hoddehoge

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • Hoddehoge 1198 FF
  • Hoddehowe 1281 NfD
  • Hodhowe ' in mare ' 1422 FB 1627 Glebe

Etymology

Hoddehoge 1198FF, Hoddehowe 1281 NfD, Hodhowe'in mare' 1422 FB, 1627 Glebe Terr(OE Hudda, pers.n., Redin 98, and haugr or hōh)