Name Element WÍC

TYPE: Word

Meaning & History

Old English word meaning "village, town", ultimately from Latin vicus.

Related Items

OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: vicus (Ancient Roman), wijk (Dutch)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Chadwick, Warrick, Warwick (English)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Chadwick, Hardwick, Warrick, Warwick, Weekes, Wickham (English)
PLACE NAME DESCENDANTS: Chadwick, Warwick, Wickham (English)

Sources & References

  • Bosworth and Toller, An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary (1898), page 1212