Gunthorpe

Gunthorpe, Nottinghamshire

The name of Gunthorpe, in the Thurgarton wapentake of Nottinghamshire, comes from the Old Norse female personal name Gunnhildr + the Old Norse element þorp ‘outlying farm/settlement’.

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Viking Names

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Acknowledgements

Gunthorpe village sign
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