Reference Entry

Berkhamsted, Great

A. D. Mills

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780199609086
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191739446
Berkhamsted, Great

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Beorhthanstædæ 10th cent., Berchehamstede 1086 (db). Probably ‘homestead on or near a hill’. OE beorg + hām-stede.

Reference Entry.  21 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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