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.

una acra iacet By Westegreyne Weye

Field in the Parish of Dorchester St Peter & All Saints

Historical Forms

  • una acra iacet By Westegreyne Weye 1381 DorR

Etymology

una acra iacet By Westegreyne Weye 1381('to the west of the green way', v. ,westan, grēne1, weg)