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Concise Oxford dictionary of English place-names

Eilert Ekwall

Concise Oxford dictionary of English place-names

by Eilert Ekwall

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


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Previous ed., 1940.

Statementby Eilert Ekwall.
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Open LibraryOL22613078M

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It covers continents, countries, regions, islands, bays, capes, cities, towns, deserts, lakes, mountains, and rivers, giving the name in the local language as well as key historical facts associated with many place lphsbands.com fifth edition includes two recent county name changes: that.

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though this particular edition has been superseded by later ones. It gives useful brief historical examples of early forms of the names, and attempts to explain their derivation, sometimes more confidently than others.

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It would be an impossible task to deal with English place-names in one volume. The principle has been to include what may be. It is impossible to write a book of this kind without constant reference to the numerous published works on English place-names, particularly to the volumes of the English Place-Name Society and to Professor Eilert Ekwall's The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English lphsbands.com these works the meaning suggested for each of the names is based on the evidence of the early spellings which are.

Show Summary Details Preview. Over 10 entries. This dictionary explores the history, meanings, and origin of place names around the world. It covers countries, regions, islands, cities, and towns, giving the name in the local language, as well as key historical facts associated with many place names.

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Bror Oscar Eilert Ekwall (born 8 January in Vallsjö (now in Sävsjö, Jönköpings län, Sweden, died 23 November in Lund, Skåne län, Sweden), known as Eilert Ekwall, was Professor of English at Sweden's Lund University from to and was one of the outstanding scholars of the English language in the first half of the 20th century.

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