Name Element HAM (2)

TypeWord

Meaning & History

Old English word meaning "water meadow, enclosure".
Surname DescendantsFarnham, Hamm, Hampton, Varnham English
Place Name DescendantFarnham English
Same Spellingham (1)

Sources & References

  • Bosworth and Toller, An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (1898), page 506
Entry updated May 31, 2018   Contribute