瑞穂町図書館/温故知新 ― 瑞穂町を旅する地域資料

瑞穂の地名

二、殿ケ谷の字(あざ)  2. Aza names of Tonogaya

○モモノ木入○ Momono-ki-iri (leading to Momonoki [a peach tree]).
 安永六年の検地帳に唯一つのる地名。It is the only place name listed in the Kenchi-cho of An'ei 6 (1777).
○ヒノ木入○ Hinoki-iri (leading into Hinoki [a Japanese cypress tree]).
○桜木○ Sakuragi (cherry tree)
○桜木西中原○ Sakuragi Nishi-Nakahara (Nakahara, west of Sakuragi)
○松ナミ木キワ○ Matsu-namiki-kiwa (beside a pine tree-lined road)
 松並木際のことで「はし」「はて」または「かたわら」「そば」。松並木の終わるところか。The name refers to a place right beside the pine tree-lined road. An alternative to "kiwa (beside)" can be "hate (edge of)", "katawara (on the side)" or "soba (by)". Therefore, the place name presumably indicated a location where lines of pine trees ended.
○松のソト○ Matsu-no-soto (outside of the Pine)
○シトメ久保向○ Shitome-kubo-muko (beyond Shitome Kubo)
 (シトメは「しどめ」のこと。)Shitome is the same as "Shidome" (dwarf flowering quince).
○シトメ久保○ Shitome-kubo
 土手内の中で、伊奈街道の西反対側である。中原の南ということ。It is the western side of Ina Kaido within the Dote-uchi area. It is south of Nakahara.