Allerton

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

The name of the English location is possibly from Old English alor (alder) +‎ -tun, or possibly it was named for Alfred the Great. It is in the Domesday Book as Alvertune.[1]

Proper nounEdit

Allerton

  1. A suburb of Liverpool, England
  2. A suburb of Bradford, England
  3. A village in Illinois, United States
  4. A city in Iowa, United States
  5. A habitational surname​.

TranslationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • [1976], David Mills, “Directory of Place Names”, in The Place Names of Lancashire, London: Batsford Books, ISBN 0-7134-3248-9:
  1. 1.0 1.1 Christopher James Davison Ingledew, The History and Antiquities of North Allerton, in the county of York (1858).
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