Greenhead Green"head, Greenhood Green"hood, n. A state of greenness; verdancy. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Greenhead — This long established surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is primarily a locational name from any of the various places in northern England and Scotland named with the Olde English pre 7th Century grene , green (a widespread first element in… …   Surnames reference

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  • greenhead — (also greenhead fly) noun chiefly US a biting horsefly with green eyes. [Genus Chrysops.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • Greenhead, Northumberland — Greenhead is a village in Northumberland, England. [United Kingdom Ordnance Survey Map, Landranger NZ, 2004] It lies just outside the Northumberland National Park, close to Hadrian s Wall. The village is on the B6318, about 17 miles (27 km) from… …   Wikipedia

  • Greenhead Park — is a large park located not far from Huddersfield Town Centre and Greenhead College in West Yorkshire, England. It is one of the largest parks in Huddersfield. It is very popular with students at lunchtime from the local colleges both Greenhead… …   Wikipedia

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