Sentence Examples


  • Wic, a dwelling), e.g.
  • Droitwich (Wic, Salturic, Wich) probably owed its origin to the springs, which are mentioned in several charters before the Conquest.
  • From the laws of the Kentish kings Lhothhere and Eadric (673-685) we learn that the Wic-reeve was an officer of the king of Kent, who exercised a jurisdiction over the Kentish men trading with or at London, or was appointed to watch over their interests.
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  • Heaih-wic, " the village on the flat meadow," or haga-wic," the fenced-in dwelling," the Gadeni being supposed to have had a settlement at this spot.