Current translation for Hastings Town Center
  hast derived from haeste/hasta - in saxon a storm, or wild sea /in latin(roman) it is the generic name for spears
  ings derived from ænge/hring - troubled or narrow/ring (possibly fortified border/boundary villages)
  town derived from tun - an enclosed piece of ground, a yard, court
C we cannot translate at the moment
  en derived from en - word termination usually means 'of'
t we cannot translate at the moment
  er derived from ir - axe shaped ridge
Place name translation provided by saxonhistory.co.uk