|Torpenhow Hill (disputed)|
|Location||Cumbria, England (?)|
Torpenhow Hill is a hill, whose main claim to fame is that its name is a quadruple tautology: "Tor", "pen", and "how" all mean "hill" in different languages (Old English, Welsh, and Danish, respectively), so that a literal translation of "Torpenhow Hill" would be "Hillhillhill Hill". It was assumed that successive residents of the area took the previous residents' name for the hill and added their own. This classic interpretation has been challenged. Even as early as 1884, it was suggested that Torpenhow was a corruption of Thorpenhow from thorpe Old Saxon for village, ende Old Saxon for end and the Norsk haugr or hill rendering it "hill at the outskirts of the village".
The hill generally referred to is next to Torpenhow village in the Allerdale district of Cumbria, England. Although Darryl Francis could not find a hill when he visited there, Caer Mote is located 2 km south-southwest of Torpenhow village. The local pronunciation of Torpenhow there is //, though the more intuitive pronunciation // is also used.
There is also a small hill located at Garswood, Merseyside, locally known as the "Turpin"; on the old OS  maps the same area was rendered as "Torpen Howe".
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