English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Courtokeshulle

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • Courtokeshulle 1335 Ilch
  • Court Oxhyll 1434 DorR
  • great Curtock ( e ) s 1615 DuCo
  • litle Curtock ( e ) s 1615 DuCo

Etymology

Courtokeshulle 1335, Court Oxhyll 1434, great Curtock(e)s, litle Curtock(e)s 1615(perhaps from courtand āc'oak-tree', with hyll)