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.

Gentilmannesmede

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • Gentilmannesmede 1458 Weld

Etymology

Gentilmannesmede 1458(v. gentilman, mǣd)