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Wûns is a village with c. 300 inhabitants between Bolsward city and the Ofslútdyk (enclosuredam), with two churches. Here was the old court of law in open air ("Wonzer weerstal") of Wûnseradiel.
Nickname: "Theebussen" - teatins: the Wûnser church looks like one.
Source: It Beaken, jrg. xxxi, # 3-4, Dec 1969
Encyclopedie van Friesland, 1958
Groot Schimpnamenboek van Nederland, by Dirk van der Heide, 1998
Jarig Bakker, 12 Apr 2005