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Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Oakham

County Suffolk
Transcript

okh[a]m

Icon description

single building and castle

Icons
  • building
  • castle
Description
Appearances
Etymology OE Oc(c)a, pers. name + hām, 'settlement'
Translation
Earlier editors
Early Maps
Overwritten

no

Attested spelling Ocham(e), -k- 1067 BM, 1154 WDB, 1202 Ass, 1205 P et freq t. 1400 Pat