Wrawby

Wrawby, Lincolnshire

Wrawby, in the Yarborough Wapentake in Lincolnshire, comes from the Old Danish male personal name Wraggi and Old Norse by ‘farm, settlement’. 

Old Norse Name

Wraghi

Anglicised Name

Wraghi

Ascribed Culture

Collection

Viking Names

Keywords

male_name, personal-name, place-name

Further information

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References

Kenneth Cameron, The Place-Names of Lincolnshire II. English Place-Name Society Volume LXIV/LXV (1991), pp. 307-8. 

Gillian Fellows Jensen, Scandinavian Settlement Names in the East MidlandsCopenhagen: Akademisk Forlag (1978), p. 309.