1) A regular abbreviation of ‘belong’, on record from the fifteenth century.
1443 my chefe maner place and iiij oxgange of land langing therto, Sheriff Hutton
1486 a halling that langith to the grete hall, Hull
1519 a fedder bedde and that that longes to ytt, Roundhay
1540-2 a gresse howsse ... havynge no arrable land langyng to itt, Heworth.