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old english (anglo-saxon)
WǣR Wīċ > WǣRINGWīċ

This name derives from the Old English (Anglo-Saxon) place name “Wǣringwīċ”, composed of two elements: “wǣr” (dam) plus “wīċ” (fortification, castle, dairy farm). Warwick (Wǣringwīċ) is the county town of Warwickshire, England. The town lies upon the river Avon, 11 miles (18 km) south of Coventry and just west of Leamington Spa and Whitnash with which it is conjoined.

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