List of towns and cities with names derived from the word salt

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This is a list of towns and cities whose names are derived from the word "salt" in various languages.

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Filipino[edit]

Asin is the Filipino word for salt. Several places associated with salt production in the Philippines include:

French[edit]

English[edit]

Wich and wych are names also used to denote brine springs or wells. By the eleventh century, use of the -wich suffix was extended to town placenames associated with salt production. At least nine English towns and cities carry the suffix, although only five are commonly connected to salt: Droitwich in Worcestershire and the four Cheshire "wiches" of Middlewich, Nantwich, Northwich and Leftwich.