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Full record: Yarm

County Yorkshire
Transcript ya[rm]
Icon description single building
  • building
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Etymology OE gearum, dat. pl. of gear, 'yair, pool for catching fish'; 'place with fish pools'
Earlier editors yarm (Parsons)
Early Maps
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Yarm(e) 1300 YI; all earlier forms have  a vowel between -r- and -m-