One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
nounEnglish Regional, Northern
Middle English. From kirk + garth, perhaps after an equivalent compound in early Scandinavian: compare Old Icelandic kirkju-garðr, Old Swedish kirkio garþer (Swedish kyrkogård), Danish kyrckaegarth (Danish kirkegård).
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