1) A very small kind of nail; the smallest size of tack (OED).

1415 In iiij.m.cccc. tyngilnaill, 4s 4d, York

1543-4 Pro ij.m tingle nailes, 16d, York. Probably the source of the by-name: 1286 Thomas Tyngel, Hipperholme. See Tingle.

places York Hipperholme
dates 1286 1415 1543-1544

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