Name Element ANSETL

TYPE: Word

Meaning & History

Old English word meaning "hermitage".
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Ainsley, Ansley, Ainslee, Ainslie (English), Ainsley (Scottish)
SURNAME DESCENDANT: Ainsley (Scots)
PLACE NAME DESCENDANT: Ansley (English)

Sources & References

  • Bosworth and Toller, An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (Supplement) (1921), page 44