Armis

Attested:  RC Armis

Where:  Probably Wickham, on the river Meon, Hampshire, at SU573114.

Name Origin:  Graeco-Latin αρμος/armus ‘joint’ or αρμη ‘junction’ fits the Y junction of Roman roads at Wickham.

Notes:  RC listed Armis between Venta velgarom (Winchester) and Ardaoneon (probably Havant).  There is some archaeological evidence for a Roman-era settlement at Wickham.

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Last Edited: 9 May 2016