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Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Farnham

County Surrey
Transcript farnham
Icon description single building
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Description
Appearances
Etymology OE fearn, 'fern' + hām, 'settlement'
Translation
Earlier editors
Early Maps
Overwritten yes
Attested spelling Farneham 1228 Pat, Farnham 1233 Cl et passim; all earlier examples have the first element in the form Fern-/Fearn-