Nottingham

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EtymologyEdit

Old English Snotingahām; from Snot, name of a Saxon chieftain who conquered the settlement + -ing (belonging to) + hām (home). The Normans found the initial Sn difficult to pronounce, so the S was dropped.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈnɒt.ɪŋ.əm/
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Proper nounEdit

Nottingham

  1. A city and unitary authority in Nottinghamshire, England.
  2. The University of Nottingham.

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