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Place-Names of Great Britain and Ireland

John Field

Place-Names of Great Britain and Ireland

by John Field

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Trafalgar Square Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Place names & gazetteers,
  • Reference works,
  • Geographic Names,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • History: World,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Dictionaries,
  • English language,
  • Etymology,
  • Great Britain,
  • Ireland,
  • Names,
  • Names, Geographical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9376247M
    ISBN 100715374397
    ISBN 109780715374399

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A Concise Dictionary of Modern Place-Names in Great Britain and Ireland [Adrian Room] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This dictionary fills a major gap in the study of British and Irish place names, being the first to give full coverage to the origins of names that have arisen since Room traces the origins of over 1.

Place-names of Great Britain and Ireland. [John Field] Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Summary: Shows how a linguistic analysis of place-names can contribute to our understanding of the past, whether of a city, a hamlet or a geographical feature.

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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Place-Names of Great Britain and Ireland by John Field (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at. A Reader's Guide to the Place-Names of the United Kingdom: a bibliography of publications () on the place-names of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands Some works listed also cover Eire.

This revised edition of the Dictionary of British Place-Names includes o engaging and informative entries, tracing the development of the featured place-names from earliest times to the present day.

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Bradshaw's Illustrated Tourists' Hand-Book of Great Britain and Ireland, with beautiful steel engraved illustrations of the scenery of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales; also full clear travelling maps and plans of cities, towns etc. In four sections. Section III. Published by Adams, London circa In original card covers illustrated with engravings of four characters symbolising the.

O entriesThis huge new dictionary is the ultimate reference work on family names of the UK, covering English, Scottish, Welsh, Irish, Cornish, and immigrant surnames. It includes every surname that currently has more than bearers, and those that had more than 20 bearers in the entry contains lists of variant spellings of the name, an explanation of its origins Author: Patrick Hanks.

This article lists a number of common generic forms in place names in the British Isles, their meanings and some examples of their use. The study of place names is called toponymy; for a more detailed examination of this subject in relation to British and Irish place names, refer to Toponymy in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Discover the best Great Britain Travel Guides in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Registered Charity Number This is the official website of the Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland (SNSBI), a society devoted to the study of names (place-names, personal names, and other names) from linguistic, historical, and sociological perspectives.

Background. Until the Modern Era, Latin was the common language for scholarship and the 19th and 20th centuries, German scholars in particular have made significant contributions to the study of historical place names, or studies have, in turn, contributed to the study of genealogists and historians of pre-Modern Europe, knowing.

Get this from a library. A Reader's guide to the place-names of the United Kingdom: a bibliography of publications () on the place-names of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man, and the Channel Islands. [Jeffrey Spittal; John Field;]. Burke's Landed Gentry (originally titled Burke's Commoners) is a reference work listing families in Great Britain and Ireland who have owned rural work has been in existence from the first half of the 19th century, and was founded by John and successors from the Burke family, and others since, have written in it on genealogy and heraldry relating to gentry y: United Kingdom.

Explore Great Britain and Ireland with this gorgeously illustrated picture atlas, looking at famous landmarks, local wildlife, customs and history along the way. Includes a quiz, an index of place names and internet links to carefully selected websites where you can take virtual tours of landmarks, watch video clips of wildlife and more.

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Free shipping for many products. The society's journal Nomina (ISSN ) is published annually. All submissions are subject to a rigorous and anonymous peer review process. The editor from volume 38 is David Parsons, and the the editorial board consists of John Freeman, Alison Grant, Carole Hough, Peter McClure, Kay Muhr, Oliver Padel, and Maggie ctions for submissions are in the Nomina style-sheet.

The Gazetteer of British Place Names provides an exhaustive Place Name Index to Great Britain, containing overentries. It lists the historic county and the main administrative areas in which each place lies. Please read the accompanying notes before using the Gazetteer. Great Britain & Ireland - Travel: Books.

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Heraldry -- Great Britain, Heraldry -- Ireland, Crests, genealogy Publisher London: T. C. & E. C. Jack Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center Language English Volume 1Pages: A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great Britain and Ireland, Enjoying Territorial Possessions Or High Official Rank: But Uninvested with Heritable Honours, Volume 2 John Burke Henry Colburn, - Genealogy5/5(1).