Hannah Suzanne (dogleish) wrote in linguaphiles,
Hannah Suzanne
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An english ending

I was looking at Scotland on the map and all the places on the coast near St Andrews ended with "ness". So I got thinking, got curious, because you also have the Lochness of course. So I suppose it's something to do with water? Anyone know anymore?
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