[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
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Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Hastings

County Sussex
Transcript hastyng(es)
Icon description spired church
Icons
  • church
Description
Appearances
Etymology probably OE Hǣsta, pers. name + ing  + lēah, 'clearing of the Hǣsta' s people'
Translation
Earlier editors
Early Maps ha(s)ting(s) (Angliae Figura)
Overwritten yes
Attested spelling Hastinges, -y- 1086 DB, 12th Battle et passim t. 1428 FA