1) Commonly used of locations which benefited most from the sun.
1379 Adam at Sonnend, Handsworth
1510 To be buried in the parishe churche ... upon the son-side, Sherburn in Elmet
1556 to be buried within the parishe churche yearde of Ledes of the sonnsyd
c.1571 one Acre and a half ... Lyinge on the Sun side of Huddersfield grene
1592 John Eastwod of Crosland of the Sunne end of the towne
1703 from the Lower Thunderyate ... to the sunside of the said Senier’s Garden, Shelley.