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fyrhth, wæss, slohtre, ærn, slæp, fenn and myrr

24 April, 2012

The Author has always enjoyed the sound of English place names (although not as much as Scottish ones*) and was delighted to learn of their origins, thanks to Margaret Gelling via The Economist.

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*Auchtermuchty being her favorite.

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