1.1 [in place names] A hill.
- The authors believe the church is a part of a twelve and a half mile ley that joins Lastingham Church, the Black Howe Barrow and Dargate Dikes.
- A short distance south of Shap village, the Kemp Howe stone circle is cut in two by the West Coast Main Line Railway.
Late Middle English: variant of Old English hol (see hole).
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