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Wicken is sometimes a misspelling of weaken.


  1. Wicken is a small village on the edge of The Fens near Soham in East Cambridgeshire, ten miles north east of Cambridge and five miles south of Ely. It is the site of Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve.
  2. Wicken is a village and civil parish in the English county of Northamptonshire. It is about one mile north of the A422 road between Milton Keynes and Buckingham and forms part of South Northamptonshire district. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 299 people.

There are other places with in their name, like Wicken Bonhunt.

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Google previewFrom the Five Rivers (1901)

by Flora Annie Webster Steel

The Maternity of Harriott Wicken is a slory that has elemental human nature in every chapter, ...

Google previewCambridgeshire, ed. by E.R. Kelly. (County topogr.). (1875)

by Edward Robert Kelly

WICKEN is a village and parish, 3 miles south from [WHIttleSFORD.] ...

Google previewHistory, Topography, & Directory of Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire (1864)

To which is Prefixed an Abridgement of the Early History of England ... a List of Kings of England ... an Account of the Heptarchy and of the Idols Worshipped by the Saxons ...

White Allen, brewer and farmer Uslar Ernest Frederick, farmer WICKEN Is a small village and parish in the hundred of Staploe, and Newmarket union, distant from Soham 3 miles south, and from Newmarket 8 northwest. The church is an ...

Google previewMelville and Co.'s Directory of Northamptonshire (1861)

Containing a Descriptive Account of Each City, Town, and Village, Followed by a Directory

WICKEN is a village and parish in the Potterspury Union, hundred of Cleley, diocese of Peterborough, and archdeaconry of Northampton, distant 3% miles south-west from Stoney Stratford. The population in 1851 was 487, and with about ...

Google previewA Day in the Life (2016)

by William T. Wilhite

Wicken is a rogue plant that is in no star system. It was forced out of its orbit by another planet. Most of its inhabitants died off, but the Wickenians we know today survived by eating one another.” “So eating others has been Wickenians' way for ...

Google previewSaturday Review of Politics, Literature, Science and Art (1902)

TH: road from sleepy Soham to Wicken is a hedgeless highway across what in the fen-bordering districts of Cambridgeshire are called the “highlands”. Low sod banks only, sparsely covered with thistles and wiry-stemmed wild parsleys, ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: R-S (1904)

by Joseph Wright

There's heder wicken, and there's sheder wicken, one has berries, and the tother has none ; when you thought you were overlooked, if the person ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary, Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years: T-Z. Supplement. Bibliography. Grammar (1905)

by Joseph Wright

WICKEN, sb. w.Wor.1 [wi ksn.] A small basket in which salt is packed. WICKEN, see Quicken, sb., v.* WICKEN-SPEAWKER, sb. s.Lan.» A boy's whistle ...

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary Oder Vollständig Englisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von --- Hrsg. U. Verb. Von Anton Ernst Klausing. Etc. 4. Aufl (1771)

Vétchy, de vesse, von Wicken, von ...

Google previewWald- Forst- und Jägerey-Lexicon, etc. Von. F. C. V. G. (1764)

by F. C. V. G.

In denen Vorhölzern, Rainen, und auf alten Lehden in sandigen Boden kommt die Reh-Heide gut fort, sie blühet gleich denen Erbsen, oder Wicken, ...

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary (1771)

Oder Vollständiges Englisch-deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von Nathan Bailey Herausgegeben; Jetzt Aber Fast Ganz Umgearbeitet, Vermehret und Verbessert Von Anton Ernst Klausing, ... by Nathan Bailey

Ers, ers, vicia, eine Art bittre Wicken, Eschewed, évité, evitatus, vermieden. Roßwicken. - Eschew'ing, laëlion déviter, vermeidend + Erst, erst while, jadis, dudum, vor- entfliehend; das Vermeiden. zeiten, schon verlängst. Escört, escorte, eine ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1829)

WICKEN. or Wykes, a parish of England, in Camhole; 7 miles north-west of Newmarket. Population 95. WICKEN, a parish of England, in Northamptonshire, near Stoney Stratford. WICKEN BONHUNT, a parish of England, in Essex, near Saffron ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: T-Z. Supplement. Bibliography. Grammar (1905)

by Joseph Wright

WICKEN, sb. w.Wor.1 [wikan.] A small basket in which salt is packed. WICKEN, see Quicken, sb.. v.* WICKEN-SPEAWKER, sb. s.Lan.1 A boy's whistle ...

Google previewA Topographical Dictionary of England (1835)

by Samuel Lewis

WICKEN (ST. Law RENce), a parish, in the hundred of STAPLOE, county of CAM BRIDGE, 7 miles (S. S. E.) from Ely, containing 892 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the archdeaconry of Sudbury, and diocese of Norwich ; met ...

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Scrabble value of W4I1C3K5E1N1

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