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Imagine that you are a Viking and have just settled in a new place. Give your new home a name and explain what it means.

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transv1.gif (3103 bytes) Here are some Viking names ....

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  • thorpe ( an outlying farm )
  • fell ( a mountain )
  • dale ( a valley )
  • kjar ( a marshland )
  • borg ( a stronghold, castle)
  • wath ( a ford across a stream )
  • staith ( a landing place )
  • wick ( bay )
  • by ( homestead )
  • garth ( farm )

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