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Subject: Re: Coker
Author: Jim Young   (guest)
Date: January 12, 2007 at 4:50 AM
Reply to: Coker by debbie

English place name, apparently from a river originally, coker meaning "crooked". The place name is now represented by East Coker, North Coker, West Coker, all in the vicinity of Yeovil, Somerset. One of T.S. Eliot's Four Quartets is called "East Coker", if anyone's interested.

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  • Coker - debbie  Jan 10 2007, 7:28 PM
    • Re: Coker - Jim Young  Jan 12 2007, 4:50 AM