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Origin and popularity of the name NORRINGTON


Norrington : English:: 1: (southeastern): from Norringtonend in Redbourn (Hertforshire) Northingtown Farm in Grimley (Worcestershire) or Norrington in Alvediston (Wiltshire). All three names are from Old English north in tūne ‘to the north of the village’.2: possibly a variant of Northampton a habitational name from the city of this name which was named with Old English north ‘north’ + hām + tūn ‘homestead home farm’.3: variant of Northington.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England

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